Question

What are some of the reasons that a child may suffer a stroke?

Answer

Some of the reasons that a child may suffer a stroke include, but are not limited to: vasculitis, sickle cell anemia/disease, prematurity, MELAS, polycythemia, infection, Factor V Leiden, Moyamoya disease, embolus, drug use, disseminated intravascular coagulation, brain infection, birth injury, blood clotting, arteriovenous malformation, and Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome.

 

last - long - blue Table of ContentsNext - long - blue