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20 August 2020, 4:02 pm
Esenwa, C., Cheng, N. T., Lipsitz, E., Hsu, K., Zampolin, R., Gersten, A., Antoniello, D., Soetanto, A., Kirchoff, K., Liberman, A., Mabie, P., Nisar, T., Rahimian, D., Brook, A., Lee, S.- K., Haranhalli, N., Altschul, D., Labovitz, D.
SUMMARY:

We present a radiology-pathology case series of 3 patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) with acute ischemic stroke due to fulminant carotid thrombosis overlying mild atherosclerotic plaque and propose a novel stroke mechanism: COVID-associated carotid atherothrombosis.


13 August 2020, 4:17 pm
Li, M. D., Lang, M., Yoon, B. C., Applewhite, B. P., Buch, K., Rincon, S. P., Leslie-Mazwi, T. M., Mehan, W. A.

13 August 2020, 4:16 pm
Kwee, R. M.

13 August 2020, 4:14 pm
Shatzkes, D. R.

13 August 2020, 4:11 pm
Gulko, E., Overby, P., Ali, S., Mehta, H., Al-Mufti, F., Gomes, W.
SUMMARY:

Herein, we report the findings of intracranial arterial wall enhancement, consistent with focal cerebral arteriopathy–inflammatory type, in a child presenting with acute infarct in the setting of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infection. To our knowledge, this report provides the first description of vessel wall imaging findings in COVID-19-associated acute stroke.