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Title: A rare cause of perioperative stroke
Authors: Sreedharan, SE
Gayatri, P
Sylaja, PN
Keywords: Neurosciences & Neurology
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: ANNALS OF INDIAN ACADEMY OF NEUROLOGY
Citation: 16 ,1;103-105
Abstract: Perioperative stroke can occur following 0.2-0.3% of general surgical and orthopedic procedures. We are reporting a patient who developed multiple strokes in the immediate postoperative period following total knee replacement, where etiological workup revealed multiple pulmonary arteriovenous fistulae (PAVF). The significance of PAVF with paradoxical embolism in perioperative settings has rarely been reported in the literature.
URI: 10.4103/0972-2327.107716
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