Neurovascular complications that can be seen in COVID-19 patients
Clin Imaging . 2021 Jan;69:280-284. doi: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.09.011. Epub 2020 Oct 6.
Shingo Kihira, Javin Schefflein, Puneet Pawha, Brian Rigney, Bradley N Delman, Dwight Xuan, Johanna Fifi, Amish H Doshi, Puneet Belani
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), a clinical manifestation of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2), was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11, 2020. Hypercoagulable state has been described as one of the hallmarks of SARS-CoV-2 infection and has been reported to manifest as pulmonary embolisms, deep vein thrombosis, and arterial thrombosis of the abdominal small vessels. Here we present cases of arterial and venous thrombosis pertaining to the head and neck in COVID-19 patients.
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