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Year : 1999  |  Volume : 45  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 120-2  

Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: a rare complication of nephrotic syndrome.

MS Tullu, CT Deshmukh, SU Save, BK Bhoite, BA Bharucha 
 Department of Paediatrics, Seth G. S. Medical College and K. E. M. Hospital, Mumbai, India. , India

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M S Tullu
Department of Paediatrics, Seth G. S. Medical College and K. E. M. Hospital, Mumbai, India.
India

A two and half year-old-male child, known case of steroid responsive nephrotic syndrome presented with fever and vomiting of acute onset. He was diagnosed to have superior sagittal sinus thrombosis on a contrast computerised tomographic scan of brain. Recovery was complete without anticoagulant therapy. Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis is an extremely rare complication of nephrotic syndrome.


How to cite this article:
Tullu M S, Deshmukh C T, Save S U, Bhoite B K, Bharucha B A. Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: a rare complication of nephrotic syndrome. J Postgrad Med 1999;45:120-2


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Tullu M S, Deshmukh C T, Save S U, Bhoite B K, Bharucha B A. Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis: a rare complication of nephrotic syndrome. J Postgrad Med [serial online] 1999 [cited 2021 Jan 19 ];45:120-2
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