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Report of Nineteen Cerebral Vein Thrombosis Referrals to an Emergency Department: a Case Series and Literature Review

Hosein Delavar Kasmaei 1 , Alireza Baratloo 2 , * , Zahra Nasiri 1 , Maryam Soleymani 1 , Ali Shirafkan 3 and Zahra Sadat Hamedi 4
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1 Department of Neurology, Shohadaye Tajrish Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Emergency Medicine, Shohadaye Tajrish Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
4 Department of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Neuroscience: April 01, 2015, 2 (2); e20552
  • Published Online: April 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 16, 2014
  • Revised: January 1, 1970
  • Accepted: January 1, 1970
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.20552

To Cite: Delavar Kasmaei H, Baratloo A, Nasiri Z, Soleymani M, Shirafkan A, et al. Report of Nineteen Cerebral Vein Thrombosis Referrals to an Emergency Department: a Case Series and Literature Review, Arch Neurosci. 2015 ; 2(2):e20552. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.20552.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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