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Stroke in newborn infants
The few days before and after birth are a time of special risk for stroke in both mother and infant, probably related to activation of coagulation mechanisms in this critical period. ArterialExpand
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Report of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke workshop on perinatal and childhood stroke.
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke and the Office of Rare Disorders sponsored a workshop on perinatal and childhood stroke in Bethesda, Maryland, on September 18 and 19,Expand
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Ischemic Perinatal Stroke: Summary of a Workshop Sponsored by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development and the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Ischemic perinatal stroke is a disorder associated with significant long-term neurologic morbidity. With an estimated incidence of 1 in 2300 to 5000 births, stroke is more likely to occur in theExpand
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Epidemiology of perinatal stroke
Perinatal stroke has become increasingly recognized, but the incidence is probably underestimated because of variation in the presentation, evaluation, and diagnosis. Based on estimates fromExpand
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ABT-594 [(R)-5-(2-azetidinylmethoxy)-2-chloropyridine]: a novel, orally effective antinociceptive agent acting via neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptors: II. In vivo characterization.
The antinociceptive effects of ABT-594, a novel nicotinic acetylcholine receptor (nAChR) ligand, were examined in rats in models of acute thermal (hot box) and persistent chemical (formalin test)Expand
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Impact of Thrombophilia on Risk of Arterial Ischemic Stroke or Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis in Neonates and Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies
Background— The aim of this study was to estimate the impact of thrombophilia on risk of first childhood stroke through a meta-analysis of published observational studies. Methods and Results— AExpand
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Comparison of MRI and CT for detection of acute intracerebral hemorrhage.
CONTEXT Noncontrast computed tomography (CT) is the standard brain imaging study for the initial evaluation of patients with acute stroke symptoms. Multimodal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) hasExpand
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Hexanucleotide repeat expansions in C9ORF72 in the spectrum of motor neuron diseases
Objective: To assess the frequency and phenotype of hexanucleotide repeat expansions in C9ORF72 in a large cohort of patients of Dutch descent with familial (fALS) and sporadic (sALS) amyotrophicExpand
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Cerebrovascular disorders in children
  • J. Lynch
  • Medicine
  • Current neurology and neuroscience reports
  • 1 March 2004
Cerebrovascular disorders are an important cause of mortality and chronic morbidity in children. International incidence rates for childhood stroke (ie, from 30 days to 18 years of age) have rangedExpand
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Perinatal arterial stroke: understanding mechanisms and outcomes.
Arterial ischemic infarction occurring around the time of birth is an increasingly recognized cause of neurological disability in children. The rate of arterial infarction in neonates is as high asExpand
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