Fatal Ischaemic Stroke During COVID-19 and Acute Lung Injury
KeywordsCOVID-19, stroke, acute respiratory distress syndrome, ARDS, thrombosis
Severe COVID-19 may predispose to both venous and arterial thrombosis. We describe a patient with acute ischaemic stroke while suffering from COVID-19 and respiratory failure, necessitating mechanical ventilation. Deep sedation may delay diagnosis.
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