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Successful Intravenous Thrombolysis for Acute Stroke Caused by Polycythemia Vera

Ashkan Mowla 1 , * , Harshit Shah 1 , Navdeep S. Lail 1 and Peyman Shirani 1
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1 Stroke Division, Department of Neurology, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 100 High Street, Buffalo, NY, 14203
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  • Archives of Neuroscience: October 2017, 4 (4); e62181
  • Published Online: October 25, 2017
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: April 10, 2017
  • Revised: September 25, 2017
  • Accepted: October 8, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.62181

To Cite: Mowla A, Shah H, S. Lail N, Shirani P. Successful Intravenous Thrombolysis for Acute Stroke Caused by Polycythemia Vera, Arch Neurosci. 2017 ; 4(4):e62181. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.62181.

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