Spontaneous Thrombosis and Subsequent Recanalization of a Developmental Venous Anomaly

@inproceedings{Muacevic2015SpontaneousTA,
  title={Spontaneous Thrombosis and Subsequent Recanalization of a Developmental Venous Anomaly},
  author={Alexander Muacevic and John R. Adler and Vishal J Patel and Rishi Rajiv Lall and Sohum Kiran Desai and Aaron Mohanty},
  booktitle={Cureus},
  year={2015}
}
Developmental venous anomalies (DVA) are among the most common congenital malformations of the cerebral angioarchitecture. Spontaneous thrombosis of this entity is rare, and our review of the literature found only 31 reported cases of symptomatic spontaneous thrombosis of developmental venous anomalies. Here, we report a unique case describing the spontaneous thrombosis of a DVA leading to venous infarction and subsequent recanalization. The patient was a previously healthy 21-year-old male who… CONTINUE READING
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