Neurologist 2021 Nov 26. Epub 2021 Nov 26.
Department of Neurosurgery and Brain and Nerve Research Laboratory, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou Department of Neurosurgery, The Affiliated Jiangyin Hospital, School of Medicine, Southeast University, Jiangyin, Jiangsu Province, China Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor Scott and White Medical Center, Texas A&M University College of Medicine, Temple, TX.
Background: Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) is a rare cause of stroke that mainly affects the young. Anticoagulation (AC) with heparin is the mainstay of treatment for CVST. Although highly anticipated, endovascular therapy (ET) including local thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy has been controversial. Read More