Treatment of dural sinus thrombosis with local urokinase infusion. Case report

J. A. Scott, Robert Pascuzzi, P. V. Hall, G. J. Becker

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Abstract

Current therapy for dural sinus thrombosis consists of supportive measures, anticoagulation therapy, and in some cases intravenous infusion of a fibrinolytic agent. A patient with extensive dural sinus thrombosis was successfully treated with local urokinase infusion. The technique and rational for this aggressive therapy are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)284-287
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Neurosurgery
Volume68
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1988

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Intracranial Sinus Thrombosis
Urokinase-Type Plasminogen Activator
Fibrinolytic Agents
Intravenous Infusions
Therapeutics

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  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Treatment of dural sinus thrombosis with local urokinase infusion. Case report. / Scott, J. A.; Pascuzzi, Robert; Hall, P. V.; Becker, G. J.

In: Journal of Neurosurgery, Vol. 68, No. 2, 1988, p. 284-287.

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Scott, J. A. ; Pascuzzi, Robert ; Hall, P. V. ; Becker, G. J. / Treatment of dural sinus thrombosis with local urokinase infusion. Case report. In: Journal of Neurosurgery. 1988 ; Vol. 68, No. 2. pp. 284-287.
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