Mechanical Thrombectomy in Wake-Up Stroke


Mechanical thrombectomy is very effective in the first few hours after onset of symptoms, in patients with acute ischemic stroke. It is approved within the first six hours of symptom onset, if there is occlusion of internal carotid artery or proximal middle cerebral artery, provided the NIHSS score is 6 or more. However, problem arisesContinue reading “Mechanical Thrombectomy in Wake-Up Stroke”