Childhood stroke and lupus anticoagulant

Judyann C. Olson, Richard J. Konkol, Joan C. Gill, William B. Dobyns, Bruce M. Coull

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

25 Scopus citations


Despite extensive evaluation, the cause of many childhood ischemic strokes remains unexplained. Two children are reported with stroke and lupus anticoagulant. Both had family members with features of the antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. Children with unexplained ischemic stroke should be evaluated for lupus anticoagulant and anticardiolipin antibodies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)54-57
Number of pages4
JournalPediatric Neurology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1994


Dive into the research topics of 'Childhood stroke and lupus anticoagulant'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this