The Safety of Intravenous Thrombolysis for Ischemic Stroke in Patients With Pre-Existing Cerebral Aneurysms
A Case Series and Review of the Literature
- From the Department of Neurology (N.J.E., S.A.J.), University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; and the Department of Neurology and Neuroscience (H.K.), Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY.
- Correspondence to Nancy J. Edwards, MD, University of California San Francisco, Neurovascular Service, 505 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0114, San Francisco, CA 94143-0114. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note these are people who were incidentally found to have aneurysms on screening. There is no guideline to say that managing patients with tpa is safe or valid.