Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection and Ischemic Stroke

Stroke. 2020 Jul;51(7):e124-e127. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.120.030153. Epub 2020 May 12.
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Keywords: COVID-19; aspirin; computed tomography angiography; fibrinogen; hydroxychloroquine.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • COVID-19 Testing
  • Carotid Artery, Internal / diagnostic imaging
  • Carotid Stenosis / complications
  • Carotid Stenosis / diagnostic imaging
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Clinical Laboratory Techniques
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications*
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnosis
  • Coronavirus Infections / drug therapy
  • Fibrinolytic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Hydroxychloroquine / therapeutic use
  • Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery / complications*
  • Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery / diagnostic imaging
  • Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery / drug therapy
  • Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery / surgery
  • Male
  • Mechanical Thrombolysis
  • Middle Aged
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / diagnosis
  • Pneumonia, Viral / drug therapy
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator / therapeutic use
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

Substances

  • Fibrinolytic Agents
  • Hydroxychloroquine
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19 drug treatment