[Cerebral venous thrombosis in the Ile de la Réunion. A series of 20 patients].

Abstract

Twenty cases of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) are reported. A significant majority of patients were young women receiving oral contraceptives. In the puerperium CVT were frequent and delayed; the number of septic lateral sinus thrombosis was the same as in the occidental countries. The clinical picture was not specific, and idiopathic intracranial… (More)

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@article{Monnin1997CerebralVT, title={[Cerebral venous thrombosis in the Ile de la R{\'e}union. A series of 20 patients].}, author={Luc Monnin and P Etchar and D Gerbault and A. D{\'i}az and B{\'e}atrice Leriche}, journal={Neuro-Chirurgie}, year={1997}, volume={43 4}, pages={228-35; discussion 235-6} }