Neurology

Natalie Aucutt-Walter, Valerie Jewells, David Y. Huang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Abstract

Neurological complications of hematological disease can present in many ways. The overwhelming majority of these neurologic complications are vascular in nature, owing to the fact that most hematological abnormalities lead to either thrombosis in the cerebral vasculature or brain hemorrhage. This chapter details stroke types which can occur in patients with known or subclinical hematological disease. The discussion includes the prevalence of ischemic or hemorrhagic stroke in this patient population as well as various acute medical interventions and long term treatment options.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPractical Hemostasis and Thrombosis
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Pages209-217
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9781405184601
DOIs
StatePublished - May 5 2010

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Medicine(all)

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