Isolated internal cerebral venous thrombosis in a neonate with increased lipoprotein (a) level: diagnostic and therapeutic considerations.
Background. Internal cerebral venous thrombosis is a life-threatening condition, which requires immediate therapy. Being infrequent in childhood, internal venous thrombosis is very rare in the neonate and has never been observed without concomitant occlusion of further dural sinuses. Case Description. We report a neonate born at term, who developed seizures on the third day of life after normal pregnancy and uneventful delivery. Ultrasound and CT disclosed bilateral intraventricular and intra...Expand abstract
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