dural venous sinuses

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du·ral venous si·nus·es

endothelium-lined venous channels in the dura mater.
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du·ral ve·nous si·nus·es

(dūr'ăl vē'nŭs sī'nŭs-ĕz) [TA]
Endothelium-lined venous channels in the dura mater.
Synonym(s): venous sinuses.
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Endovascular thrombectomy and thrombolysis for severe cerebral sinus thrombosis.
Cerebral sinus thrombosis in a patient with active ulcerative colitis and double heterozygosity for Factor V Leiden and prothrombin gene mutations.
(3.6) In 2008, Zhang et al reported their experience with treating 6 patients for cerebral sinus thrombosis with rheolytic thrombectomy coupled with thrombolytic therapy with locally administered low-dose recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA).
Thrombosis on the fetal side can be a source of emboli that bypass hepatic and pulmonary circulation and travel to the fetal brain and cause a catastrophic event, such as perinatal arterial stroke via arterial thrombosis, cerebral sinus venous thrombosis, or ranal vein thrombosis.
Abstract: Cerebral venous thrombosis, also known as cortical venous, cerebral sinus, cerebral venous sinus, or dural sinus thrombosis, results from clot formation in one of the many outflow tracts of the brain.
The classification includes perinatal arterial ischemic strokes (PAIS), cerebral sinus venous thrombosis (CSVT), or hemorrhagic strokes.
Cerebral sinus thrombosis refers to occlusion of cerebral sinuses or feeding cortical veins that may lead to secondary effects like vascular congestion or focal/ generalized neurological deficits.