Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart

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Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart. / Riemann, Mads; Idorn, Lars; Wagner, Aase; Søndergaard, Lars; Kanters, Jørgen K.

In: International Journal of General Medicine, Vol. 6, 09.01.2013, p. 9-12.

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Riemann, M, Idorn, L, Wagner, A, Søndergaard, L & Kanters, JK 2013, 'Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart', International Journal of General Medicine, vol. 6, pp. 9-12. https://doi.org/10.2147/IJGM.S38158

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Riemann, M., Idorn, L., Wagner, A., Søndergaard, L., & Kanters, J. K. (2013). Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart. International Journal of General Medicine, 6, 9-12. https://doi.org/10.2147/IJGM.S38158

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Riemann M, Idorn L, Wagner A, Søndergaard L, Kanters JK. Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart. International Journal of General Medicine. 2013 Jan 9;6:9-12. https://doi.org/10.2147/IJGM.S38158

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Riemann, Mads ; Idorn, Lars ; Wagner, Aase ; Søndergaard, Lars ; Kanters, Jørgen K. / Major stroke in a 19-year-old patient with a univentricular heart. In: International Journal of General Medicine. 2013 ; Vol. 6. pp. 9-12.

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abstract = "Patients with univentricular heart malformations are at increased risk of suffering from thromboembolic events. We present a case of a 19-year-old woman born with a univentricular heart who suffered a major stroke while being treated with only salicylic acid. At least 20{\%} of patients with univentricular hearts have been reported to experience thromboembolic events, of which 25{\%} are fatal. Despite the high incidence of thromboembolic events, no consensus has been reached regarding the role of long-term anti-thrombotic treatment in this group of patients. This lack of consensus warrants future studies that compare the different therapeutic strategies.",
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