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Acute retinal arteriolar emboli after cardiac catheterization

Nguyen, Thanh
Rogers, Sophie
Wang, Jie Jin
Harper, C Alex
Clark, David J
Farouque, H M Omar
Wong, Tien Y
Published in Stroke. 2008, vol. 39, no. 11, p. 3086-7
Abstract There are concerns that cardiac catheterization may cause retinal embolization, a risk marker for cerebrovascular emboli and stroke. We describe the incidence of acute retinal embolism after cardiac catheterization.
Keywords AgedAged80 and overCardiac Catheterization/adverse effectsEmbolism/etiology/pathologyHumansMaleMiddle AgedRetinal Artery/pathologyRetinal Artery Occlusion/etiologyRisk Factors
PMID: 18703808
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KREIS, Andréas Josef et al. Acute retinal arteriolar emboli after cardiac catheterization. In: Stroke, 2008, vol. 39, n° 11, p. 3086-7. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.108.516591

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