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Year : 1996  |  Volume : 44  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 208--210

Circulating anticoagulant phenomenon manifesting as isolated intracranial hypertension.

G Singh, SS Dhingra, G Avasthi 
 Department of Medicine, Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana - 141 001, Punjab, India

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G Singh
Department of Medicine, Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana - 141 001, Punjab
India

A 28 years old male developed headache and bilateral papilloedema. Cerebrospinal fluid revealed increased opening pressure, but was otherwise unremarkable. Magnetic Resonance (MRI) imaging of the brain was normal; MRI of the neck disclosed thrombosis of the right internal jugular vein. Russel viper venom test revealed the presence of a circulating anticoagulant.


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Singh G, Dhingra S, Avasthi G. Circulating anticoagulant phenomenon manifesting as isolated intracranial hypertension. Neurol India 1996;44:208-210


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Singh G, Dhingra S, Avasthi G. Circulating anticoagulant phenomenon manifesting as isolated intracranial hypertension. Neurol India [serial online] 1996 [cited 2021 Dec 9 ];44:208-210
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