The relationship of patent foramen ovale location with severity of stroke: A new risk factor for paradoxical embolism


Erkoc M. F. , ÖZTOPRAK B. , Okur A., Ede H., Orscelik O., Kantarci M., ...Daha Fazla

ACTA CLINICA BELGICA, cilt.71, ss.149-153, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 71 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1080/17843286.2016.1138619
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA CLINICA BELGICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.149-153

Özet

Objective: Patent foramen ovale (PFO) is a common developmental anomaly and is well associated with paradoxical embolism and cryptogenic stroke. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship of PFO location with severity of cryptogenic stroke.