Cerebral venous thrombosis in Behçet’s disease compared to those associated with other etiologies

@article{Yeilot2009CerebralVT,
  title={Cerebral venous thrombosis in Behçet’s disease compared to those associated with other etiologies},
  author={Nil{\"u}fer Yeşilot and S Habib Mousavi Bahar and Selma Yılmazer and Melike Mutlu and Murat Kurtuncu and Rezzan Tuncay and Oğuzhan Çoban and G{\"u}lşen Akman-Demir},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
  year={2009},
  volume={256},
  pages={1134-1142}
}
Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) is caused by various etiologies. In Mediterranean and Middle Eastern countries, Behçet’s disease (BD) is one of the leading causes of CVT. We aimed to evaluate any differences in CVT patients with and without BD. All registered patients with CVT were evaluated retrospectively. Clinical, neuroradiological findings and follow-up data were compared between patients with BD and patients with other etiologies. There were 36 patients with CVT and BD, and 32 patients… CONTINUE READING