Secondary hemorrhage after intraventricular fibrinolysis: a cautionary note: a report of two cases.

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OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE To hasten the lysis of intraventricular hemorrhages, intraventricular administration of recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA) or urokinase has been advocated as an effective and safe treatment for patients with intraventricular hemorrhage. Until now, cases of secondary hemorrhage after intraventricular fibrinolysis, to… (More)

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@article{Schwarz1998SecondaryHA, title={Secondary hemorrhage after intraventricular fibrinolysis: a cautionary note: a report of two cases.}, author={S. Schwarz and Steve J. Schwab and H. H. Steiner and Werner Hacke}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={1998}, volume={42 3}, pages={659-62; discussion 662-3} }