Clinical Features of Cancer Associated Ischemic Stroke

Yesilot N., Ekizoglu E., Coban O.

NOROPSIKIYATRI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF NEUROPSYCHIATRY, vol.55, no.2, pp.113-117, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction: Cerebrovascular disease is the second most common cause of central nervous system involvement in cancer patients after metastases. Procoagulant substances secreted by tumour cells, cancer therapy, and embolus from tumour have been implicated in ischemic stroke (IS) in cancer patients.