Deep cerebral venous thrombosis (DCVT) remains a very rare entity among the spectrum of cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT). Due to the bilateral draining territories, DCVT typically results in bilateral thalamic infarction, with occasional extension into the basal ganglia, with predictably dismal prognosis. Its most common clinical manifestations are headache, seizures, changes in consciousness, and signs of nervous system lesions during physical examination. This nonspecific clinical manifestation makes the diagnosis of DCVT difficult.
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Published online: October 18, 2022
Accepted: October 11, 2022
Received in revised form: September 3, 2022
Received: June 22, 2022
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