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Turk J Pediatr



Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis in children: clinical presentation, locations, and acquired and inherited prothrombotic risk factors.


Kar Y D, Özdemir Z C, Çarman K B, Yarar C, Tekin N, Bör Ö
Turk J Pediatr. 2021; 63(6):1028-1037.
PMID: 35023653.


Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis (CSVT) in children is a rare and life-threatening cerebrovascular disease. Hence, we evaluated its clinical presentations, inherited and acquired prothrombotic risk factors along with the accompanying diseases, the thrombosis locations as well as the outcomes of anticoagulant therapy in children with CSVT.