hemorrhagic stroke


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hemorrhagic stroke

Neurology An ischemic stroke in which blood enters necrotic brain tissue, which may not be accompanied by a worsening clinical status Risks for HS Hemophilia, thrombocytopenia, sickle cell anemia, DIC, anticoagulants, HTN. See Stroke. Cf Intracerebral hemorrhage, Ischemic stroke.
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Hemorrhagic stroke risk factors include high blood pressure, the use of blood thinners, and head injuries.
In this study, one case of hemorrhagic stroke occurred on the 6th day postprocedure and five cases happened during the operation.
Hemorrhagic stroke: In the SPARCL study (Stroke Prevention by Aggressive Reduction in Cholesterol Levels), 4,731 patients with a recent stroke or transient ischemic attack--67% of which were ischemic strokes, 2% hemorrhagic strokes--were randomized to high-dose atorvastatin or placebo.
Analysis of the mortality rate in this population based on the stroke subtype indicated that the mortality rate in patients hit by hemorrhagic stroke is higher than those with ischemic attack.
The covariates included in the final model were as follows: (1) total stroke: personal history of hypertension, smoking status, and pickle intake; (2) ischemic stroke: BMI, personal history of hypertension, smoking status, and pickle intake; and (3) hemorrhagic stroke: none.
The RVO and comparison groups were tracked during the study period to identify the occurrence of clinical outcomes (stroke, ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, and all-cause mortality).
Emerging evidence demonstrates that neurogenesis occurs after hemorrhagic stroke onset to repair the lesions of secondary brain injury and restore brain connections [7-9].
Hemorrhagic stroke is also a disastrous complication after joint surgeries such as total joint arthroplasty (TJA).
Serum C-reactive protein level as a biomarker for differentiation of ischemic from hemorrhagic stroke. Acta Medica Iranica 2011;49(3):149-152.
The main benefit was derived from the relatively large decrease in the rate of hemorrhagic stroke (RR=0.49; 95% CI, 0.38-0.64; NNT=97) compared with warfarin.
presents readers with a collection of contributions that discuss the current status of cellular therapy for a range of neurological disorders and injuries, including traumatic brain injury, ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, and spinal cord injury.