Bilateral carotid and vertebral artery dissection: a life-threatening cause of postpartum headache.

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We report a case of a 31-year-old G4P4 woman who was 3-week status post vaginal delivery who presented to the emergency department (ED) with a worsening headache that developed 1 week after delivery. She was initially seen in the ED at 2 weeks postpartum. At that time, a computed tomography (CT) without contrast revealed no significant findings, and she was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2014.09.017

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@article{Simon2015BilateralCA, title={Bilateral carotid and vertebral artery dissection: a life-threatening cause of postpartum headache.}, author={Erin Leslie Simon and Greg Griffin and Evan Bosman}, journal={The American journal of emergency medicine}, year={2015}, volume={33 4}, pages={600.e1-3} }