Sickle cell disease and stroke in a pediatric population. Evidence-based diagnostic evaluation.

Abstract

Cerebrovascular complications are common in SCD and constitute a major source of concern to the pediatric hematologist. These complications can be either clinically overt or covert. The authors' review of the diagnostic tests does not offer absolute indications for neuroimaging because most of the evidence is based on studies that are not randomized… (More)

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@article{Winrow2003SickleCD, title={Sickle cell disease and stroke in a pediatric population. Evidence-based diagnostic evaluation.}, author={Nevada Winrow and Elias R. Melhem}, journal={Neuroimaging clinics of North America}, year={2003}, volume={13 2}, pages={185-96} }