Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis in Children: Diagnosis and Treatment

@article{Jackson2011CerebralST,
  title={Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis in Children: Diagnosis and Treatment},
  author={Benjamin F. Jackson and Frances K. Porcher and Daniel Tyler Zapton and Joseph D. Losek},
  journal={Pediatric Emergency Care},
  year={2011},
  volume={27},
  pages={881-883}
}
Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis (CSVT) is a pediatric stroke syndrome that occurs uncommonly in association with a number of common pediatric problems, most notably dehydration and infection-otitis media in older children, in particular. Cerebral sinovenous thrombosis involves considerable risk of morbidity and mortality. In the pediatric population, neonates are most commonly affected, but no age group is spared. The clinical manifestations of CSVT vary across age groups and include headache… 

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