Cerebral venous thrombosis as a first presentation of diabetes.

@article{Sasiadek2006CerebralVT,
  title={Cerebral venous thrombosis as a first presentation of diabetes.},
  author={Marek J. Sasiadek and Dorota Sosnowska-Pacuszko and Marzena Zielińska and Tomasz Turek},
  journal={Pediatric neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={35 2},
  pages={135-8}
}
This report presents a case of cerebral venous thrombosis and venous infarction in a diabetic patient, the third in the world literature (the second in a child). An 8-year-old male was admitted to the hospital due to abdominal pain, vomiting, polydypsia, and polyuria, lasting for 4 days. Laboratory studies revealed marked hyperglycemia and ketoacidosis. Two hours after admission the child lost consciousness. Emergency computed tomography performed 3 hours after admission (4 days after the onset… CONTINUE READING

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