Thrombosis of the middle cerebral artery associated with birth trauma

U. Roessmann, R. T. Miller

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Abstract

After birth trauma, an infant had middle cerebral artery thrombosis, proved at autopsy. Unusual forces exerted on the head and neck at the time of attempted high forceps delivery damaged the inner layers of the right middle cerebral artery, which led to thrombosis and infarction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)889-892
Number of pages4
JournalNeurology
Volume30
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1980

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Middle Cerebral Artery Infarction
Middle Cerebral Artery
Surgical Instruments
Infarction
Autopsy
Thrombosis
Neck
Head
Parturition
Wounds and Injuries

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Thrombosis of the middle cerebral artery associated with birth trauma. / Roessmann, U.; Miller, R. T.

In: Neurology, Vol. 30, No. 8, 1980, p. 889-892.

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