Subarachnoid hemorrhage-a rare complication after intravenous thrombolysis in an ischemic stroke patient

Chao Liang Chou, Ya Ju Lin, Helen L. Po, Cheng Kuei Chang

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摘要

Arterial dissection is an uncommon cause of ischemic stroke and a big challenge to diagnose before initiation of thrombolytic therapy within such a narrow therapeutic window. We present a 47-year-old woman who encountered a rare but lethal complication-subarachnoid hemorrhage-after intravenous thrombolytic therapy within an adequate time window. The stroke mechanism may have been spontaneous dissection of the intracranial internal carotid artery extending to the middle cerebral artery. We review the literature and believe that this is the first patient complicated with a subarachnoid hemorrhage after intravenous tissue plasminogen activator. How to prevent this complication is also discussed.
原文英語
期刊American Journal of Emergency Medicine
28
發行號8
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 十月 2010
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指紋

Thrombolytic Therapy
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Stroke
Middle Cerebral Artery
Tissue Plasminogen Activator
Dissection
Therapeutics
Spontaneous Dissection of Internal Carotid Artery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Medicine(all)

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Subarachnoid hemorrhage-a rare complication after intravenous thrombolysis in an ischemic stroke patient. / Chou, Chao Liang; Lin, Ya Ju; Po, Helen L.; Chang, Cheng Kuei.

於: American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 卷 28, 編號 8, 10.2010.

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