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BRIEF COMMUNICATION
Year : 2013  |  Volume : 17  |  Issue : 7  |  Page : 176-177

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis with autoimmune thyroiditis


1 Department of Endocrinology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India
2 Department of Medicine, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India

Correspondence Address:
Sameer Aggarwal
Associate Professor, Department of Endocrinology, PGIMS Rohtak, Haryana
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2230-8210.119563

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Cerebral Venous Thrombosis ( CVT ) is a multifactorial condition which is described as idiopathic in 12.5% of patients. Hyperthyroidism has been associated with CVT in many case reports, and increased levels of factor VIII and von Willebrand factor (vWF) have been proposed as the possible link in this association, but only few rare case reports have described an association of hypothyroidism with CVT. We report here a case of autoimmune thyroiditis presenting with CVT.


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