Cerebral venous thrombosis following spinal surgery in a patient with Factor V Leiden mutation


Yilmaz B., Eksi M. Ş. , Akakin A., Toktas Z. O. , Demir M. K. , Konya D.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, cilt.30, ss.456-458, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/02688697.2015.1091915
  • Dergi Adı: BRITISH JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.456-458

Özet

Cerebral venous thrombosis is a devastating event leading to high mortality and morbidity rates. We present a case of cerebral venous thrombosis that occurred following spinal surgery in a patient with Factor V Leiden mutation and G1691A heterozygosity. Possible prevention and treatment strategies have been discussed.