Archives of Medicine and Health Sciences

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 71--73

Stroke secondary to attempted strangulation


Raghavendra Narayanaswamy, Rahul Kumar Sharma, Manisha Thakur, Umesh Kansra 
 Department of Medicine, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Rahul Kumar Sharma
Department of Medicine, Vardhman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, H. No. 407 - K Street No. 2, Mandawali Fazalpur, Delhi - 110 092
India

Stroke is a well-known complication of penetrating neck trauma. Rarely, it can result due to carotid artery thrombosis secondary to non-penetrating blunt pressure over neck. We here discuss the first case report of stroke in a young patient after attempted strangulation.


How to cite this article:
Narayanaswamy R, Sharma RK, Thakur M, Kansra U. Stroke secondary to attempted strangulation.Arch Med Health Sci 2014;2:71-73


How to cite this URL:
Narayanaswamy R, Sharma RK, Thakur M, Kansra U. Stroke secondary to attempted strangulation. Arch Med Health Sci [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Apr 5 ];2:71-73
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