VEIN OF GALEN AND SINUS THROMBOSIS WITH BILATERAL THALAMIC INFARCTS IN SICKLE-CELL-ANEMIA - CT FOLLOW-UP AND ANGIOGRAPHIC DEMONSTRATION


OGUZ M., AKSUNGUR E., SOYUPAK S., YILDIRIM A.

NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.36, no.2, pp.155-156, 1994 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 1994
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/bf00588087
  • Title of Journal : NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.155-156

Abstract

A 2-year-old boy with known sickle cell disease presented in acute coma. CT revealed bilateral thalamic infarcts and incomplete sinus thrombosis. Angiography confirmed thrombosis of the straight sinus and vein of Galen.