Large-Vessel Stroke as a Presenting Feature of Covid-19 in the Young

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Large-Vessel Stroke as a Presenting Feature of Covid-19 in the Young

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We report five cases of large-vessel stroke in patients younger than 50 years of age who presented to our health system in New York City. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection was diagnosed in all five patients.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-04-28

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Oxley, Thomas J., J. Mocco, Shahram Majidi, Christopher P. Kellner, Hazem Shoirah, I. Paul Singh, Reade A. De Leacy, Tomoyoshi Shigematsu, Travis R. Ladner, Kurt A. Yaeger, Maryna Skliut, Jesse Weinberger, Neha S. Dangayach, Joshua B. Bederson, Stanley Tuhrim, and Johanna T. Fifi. 2020. "Large-Vessel Stroke as a Presenting Feature of Covid-19 in the Young." New England Journal of Medicine:e60.

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