Prevalence and risk factors for multiple simultaneous intracerebral hemorrhages.

@article{Stemer2010PrevalenceAR,
  title={Prevalence and risk factors for multiple simultaneous intracerebral hemorrhages.},
  author={Andrew Stemer and Bichun Ouyang and Vivien H. Lee and S Prabhakaran},
  journal={Cerebrovascular diseases},
  year={2010},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={302-7}
}
BACKGROUND Multiple simultaneous intracerebral hemorrhages (MSICH) are rare. We aimed to describe the frequency and potential risk factors for MSICH. METHODS We reviewed 522 consecutive patients admitted to our institution with spontaneous ICH between August 1, 2006 and November 30, 2009. Patients with traumatic hemorrhages, predominantly subarachnoid or intraventricular hemorrhages, hemorrhagic transformation of ischemic infarcts, and hemorrhages due to cerebral venous thrombosis were… CONTINUE READING

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Prior microhemorrhage burden , perhaps due to severity of hypertension or cerebral amyloid angiopathy , may mark those at risk for primary MSICH occurrence .
Prior microhemorrhage burden , perhaps due to severity of hypertension or cerebral amyloid angiopathy , may mark those at risk for primary MSICH occurrence .
Prior microhemorrhage burden , perhaps due to severity of hypertension or cerebral amyloid angiopathy , may mark those at risk for primary MSICH occurrence .
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