Embolism, Paradoxical

Known as: Embolisms, Crossed, Crossed Embolisms, paradoxical embolus 
Blockage of an artery due to passage of a clot (THROMBUS) from a systemic vein to a systemic artery without its passing through the lung which acts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The prevalence of patent foramen ovale among patients with cryptogenic stroke is higher than that in the general… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES This study sought to investigate the safety and efficacy of transcatheter treatment of atrial septal aneurysm (ASA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The purpose of this study was to assess the safety and feasibility of percutaneous interventional closure of patent foramen ovale… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Patients with a patent foramen ovale (PFO) and paradoxical embolism are at risk for recurrent thromboembolic events… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
OBJECTIVES We report the largest and the longest follow-up to date of patients who underwent transcatheter patent foramen ovale… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND The role of surgical closure of patent foramen ovale (PFO) for cerebral infarction (CI) or transient ischemic attack… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE A patent foramen ovale has been reported to be significantly more frequent in young stroke patients than… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
BACKGROUND Many have proposed a relation between presence of a patent foramen ovale, with or without atrial septal aneurysm, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
The cause of ischemic stroke in younger adults is undefined in as many as 35 percent of patients. We studied the prevalence of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
During recovery from a posterolateral myocardial infarction, a 56 year old patient developed signs of deep vein thrombophlebitis… (More)
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