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2022 Jan 27

J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis



Late-Onset Vaccine-Induced Immune Thombotic Thrombocytopenia (VITT) with Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis.


Saleh M, Zimmermann J, Lehnen NC, Pötzsch B, Weller JM
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2022 Jan 27; 31(4):106311.
PMID: 35093626.


Vaccine-induced thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) is a rare complication after adenoviral vector vaccination against COVID-19 reported up to 24 days after ChAdOx1 nCOV-19 (AZD1222) vaccination. This report describes a case with a significantly later onset of VITT with cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.