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Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis with Internal Jugular Venous Thrombosis in a Male Patient with Nephrotic Syndrome

Cigdem Hacifazlioglu, Erhan Arslan, Elif Acar Arslan, Gulseren Buyukserbetci
Turkish Neurosurgery 2015, 25 (6): 980-3
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Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis with internal jugular vein thrombosis is not reported as a complication in nephrotic syndrome. We report a 40-year-old male with nephrotic syndrome, who had headache during his hospitalization. Conventional diagnostic tests showed extensive thrombosis at the proximal part of superior sagittal sinus, left cortical vein, left sigmoid-transverse sinus and left internal jugular vein. The patient underwent medical treatment and was discharged in good health after 2 weeks. The aim of this study is to report a novel case of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis with internal jugular venous thrombosis in a male patient with nephrotic syndrome.

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