Vertebrobasilar thrombosis in children: report of two cases and recommendations for treatment.

@article{Sungarian2003VertebrobasilarTI,
  title={Vertebrobasilar thrombosis in children: report of two cases and recommendations for treatment.},
  author={Arno S Sungarian and John A T Duncan},
  journal={Pediatric neurosurgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={16-20}
}
Two consecutive cases of children with vertebrobasilar thrombosis (VBT) were treated with high-dose intra-arterial urokinase within 4 h of presenting to the emergency room, after full evaluation by CT scan, MRI and MR angiography. Complete resolution of neurologic symptoms was achieved in both cases. Based on our limited pediatric experience, previous… CONTINUE READING