Cerebral venous thrombosis and multidetector CT angiography: tips and tricks.

@article{Rodallec2006CerebralVT,
  title={Cerebral venous thrombosis and multidetector CT angiography: tips and tricks.},
  author={Mathieu Rodallec and Alexandre Krainik and Antoine Feydy and Annick H{\'e}lias and J. M. Colombani and M. C. Jull{\`e}s and V{\'e}ronique Marteau and Marc Zins},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  year={2006},
  volume={26 Suppl 1},
  pages={
          S5-18; discussion S42-3
        }
}
  • M. Rodallec, A. Krainik, M. Zins
  • Published 1 October 2006
  • Medicine
  • Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc
Because of the great diversity of clinical features, its unforeseeable evolution, and a small proportion of cases that will worsen in the acute phase, cerebral venous thrombosis must be diagnosed as early as possible so that specific treatment can be started, typically transcatheter thrombolysis or systemic anticoagulation. Unenhanced computed tomography (CT) is usually the first imaging study performed on an emergency basis. Unenhanced CT allows detection of ischemic changes related to venous… 
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