The Role of Factor XIII Activation Peptide and D-dimer Values for the Diagnosis of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis (CVT)

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Adults with clinical suspicion of CVT
- Isolated unexplained headache of less than 30 days duration
- Headache associated with focal central neurological deficits of less than 30 days duration
- Headache associated with disturbed consciousness of less than 30 days duration
- Headache associated with epileptic seizures of less than 30 days duration
- Unexplained papilledema of less than 30 days duration
Exclusion Criteria
- Deep venous thrombosis within 3 months prior to admission
- Pulmonary embolism within 3 months prior to admission
- Ischemic stroke within 3 months prior to admission
- Myocardial infarction within 3 months prior to admission
- Other vascular disease within 3 months prior to admission
- Headache due to trauma
- Malignant neoplasia
- Treatment with anticoagulants prior to admission