Treatment of dural sinus thrombosis with local urokinase infusion

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  • 1 Departments of Radiology, Neurology, and Neurological Surgery, Indiana University Medical Center Hospitals, Indianapolis, Indiana
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✓ Current therapy for dural sinus thrombosis consists of supportive measures, anticoagulation therapy, and in some cases intravenous infusion of a fibrinolytic agent. A patient with extensive dural sinus thrombosis was successfully treated with local urokinase infusion. The technique and rationale for this aggressive therapy are discussed.

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