Cerebral thrombosis in patients with β-thalassemia: a systematic review.


A hypercoagulable state has been documented in patients with β-thalassemia. It could result in thromboembolic events in several organs including brain involvement, which deserves particular attention. We summarized the prevalence of cerebral involvement in patients with β-thalassemia worldwide. We conducted an electronic search on PUBMED (MEDLINE), SCOPUS… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MBC.0b013e3283502975


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