Protein c in acute stroke

Armando D’Angelo, Gianluca Landi, Silvana Vigano’ D’Angelo, Edoardo Nobile Orazio, Edoardo Boccardi, Livia Candelise, Pier Mannuccio Mannucci

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Abstract

The plasma concentrations of protein C, an anticoagulant protein, and fibrinopeptide A were measured in 37 patients with acute hemispheric stroke and in age-matched controls with nonvascular neurologic diseases. In 11 stroke patients who died within IS days after the onset (nonsurvivors) protein C antigen concentration on admission was lower than in the control group (p

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)579-583
Number of pages5
JournalStroke
Volume19
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1988

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Keywords

  • Cerebrovascular disorders
  • Protein C

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Clinical Neurology
  • Advanced and Specialised Nursing
  • Neuroscience(all)

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D’Angelo, A., Landi, G., D’Angelo, S. V., Orazio, E. N., Boccardi, E., Candelise, L., & Mannucci, P. M. (1988). Protein c in acute stroke. Stroke, 19(5), 579-583.