Mechanisms of Ischemic Stroke in Cancer Patients "MOST-CA"

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria
- 18 years of age or older
- Active solid tumor cancer (for Groups 1 and 3 only)
- MRI confirmed acute ischemic stroke (for Groups 1 and 2 only)
- Available for blood draw at 96 hours (+/- 6 hours) from last known well time (for Groups 1 and 2 only) or within 2 weeks of enrollment (for Group 3)
- Available for TCD within 2 weeks of enrollment
Exclusion Criteria
- Primary brain tumor or hematological cancer
- Treatment with intravenous or intraarterial thrombolysis or mechanical embolectomy
- Platelets < 50,000/mm3
- International normalized ratio (INR) > 1.5 or Partial thromboplastin time (PTT) > 45 seconds
- Hemodialysis within 14 days
- Active pregnancy
- Infection within 14 days per Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) criteria