Clinical Neuroscience

[Thrombolytic therapy in acute ischemic stroke (preliminary report)]

HAFFNER Zsolt1, HORVÁTH Erzsébet1, HORVÁTH Éva1, PAPP Gabriella1, EGERVÁRI Ágnes1, LIPÓTH Sarolta1, CSÁNYI Attila1, TUKA Andrea1

MAY 20, 1996

Clinical Neuroscience - 1996;49(05-06)

[Intravenous stretiokinase infusion therapy was performed on four patients in acute occulsive cerebrovascular disease (hemorrhage was rxcluded by CT scan). The thrombolytic therapy was started not later than six hours after the onset of the first symptoms. Kabikinase (1 250 000 IU) was administered in intravenous infudion during two hours. After thrombolysis no prolonged anticoagulant therapy was applied. Improvement of the neurological symptoms was impressive and convincing: in two cases immadiate. Ino one case we could be observed during the treatment (2 hours) nor after it. The possibility of thromolytic therapy in acute occulsiv stroke should be take into consideration. So far as we are aware this is the first time that thromolysis is occulsive stroke according to a protocol like this has been used in Hungary.]

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  1. Petz Aladár Megyei Kórház, Győr, Neurológiai Osztály

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