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Table 2 Types of brain damage related to CVT in whole cohort, and ICU survivors or death

From: Outcome of a cohort of severe cerebral venous thrombosis in intensive care

Brain damages All CVTs
n = 41 (%)
ICU deaths
n = 10 (%)
ICU survivors
n = 31 (%)
p value
Hematomas and hemorrhagic transformations 32 (78.0) 10 (100) 22 (70.9) 0.083
 Left hemisphere 10 (24.4) 3 (30) 7 (22.6) 0.68
 Right hemisphere 6 (14.6) 1 (10) 5 (16.1) 1.00
 Both hemispheres 14 (34.1) 5 (50) 9 (29.0) 0.26
 Median structures 9 (21.9) 3 (30) 6 (19.4) 0.66
 Posterior fossa 3 (7.3) 1 (10) 2 (6.5) 1.00
 ≥2 hematomas 16 (39.0) 6 (60) 10 (32.3) 0.15
Intracranial hypertension 25 (60.9) 10 (100) 15 (48.4) 0.003
Cerebral edema 24 (58.5) 7 (70) 17 (54.8) 0.48
Venous ischemia 18 (43.9) 6 (60) 12 (38.7) 0.29
Subarachnoid hemorrhage 8 (19.5) 3 (30) 5 (16.1) 0.38
Hydrocephaly 5 (12.2) 1 (10) 4 (12.9) 1.00
  1. p < 0.05 was considered as statistically significant