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Antegrade rheolytic thrombectomy and thrombolysis for superior sagittal sinus thrombosis using burr hole access
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    Transcranial antegrade approach for the treatment of dural sinus thrombosis
    • John A. Scott, Interventional Neuroradiologist Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine, Indiana University School of Medicine

    With interest, I read this article and the authors' claim that their technique has not been previously described. A cursory search using PubMed would have shown that we described this approach almost 30 years ago:

    Treatment of dural sinus thrombosis with local urokinase infusion. Case report. Scott JA, Pascuzzi RM, Hall PV, Becker GJ. J Neurosurg. 1988 Feb;68(2):284-7.

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