Delayed intracranial hemorrhage following cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia.

@article{Powars1990DelayedIH,
  title={Delayed intracranial hemorrhage following cerebral infarction in sickle cell anemia.},
  author={Darleen R Powars and Robert J. Adams and Fenwick T. Nichols and P. N. Milner and Samuel Charache and Sharada A. Sarnaik},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Academic Minority Physicians : the official publication of the Association for Academic Minority Physicians},
  year={1990},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={79-82}
}
Clinical and necropsy findings in 11 patients with sickle cell anemia (SS) indicate that intracranial hemorrhage (IH) is a delayed sequela of the same vasculopathy that causes cerebral infarction during childhood. Evidence of prior cerebral infarction during childhood included hemiparesis, seizures, an episode of coma, or mental retardation. Computerized… CONTINUE READING