ANGIOEDEMA AFTER tissue PLASMINOGEN ACTIVATOR INFUSION


A 78-year old man presented with left hemiparesis of 90 minutes duration. A diagnosis of right MCA territory infarct was made and he was started on tissue plasminogen activator infusion for thrombolysis. 54 minutes after starting infusion, he developed swelling involving left side of tongue. t-PA infusion was stopped. A diagnosis of oro-lingual edema wasContinue reading “ANGIOEDEMA AFTER tissue PLASMINOGEN ACTIVATOR INFUSION”