J Med Case Rep 2022 Jun 26;16(1):250. Epub 2022 Jun 26.
Department of Neurology, Shanghai Xuhui District Central Hospital, 966 Middle Huaihai Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China.
Background: With further understanding of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, hyperthyroidism has gradually been revealed as a rare predisposing factor for cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, which may present as more compact clots and resistance to fibrinolysis, also known as a predictor of worse outcomes. For patients with severe cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, proper treatment method should be initiated as soon as possible since they may deteriorate rapidly.
Case Presentation: In this case report, we present a 32-year-old Mongoloid woman admitted with progressive headache, impaired consciousness, and right limb weakness, diagnosed with cerebral venous sinus thrombosis caused by hyperthyroidism. Read More