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Antiphospholipid syndrome – a rare cause of stroke in children
Antiphospholipid syndrome is an autoimmune disease with multisystemic involvement, caused by antiphospholipid antibodies and characterized by arterial or venous thrombosis involving different organs. The authors aim to discuss the case of a five year child who presented multiple strokes due to a primary antiphospholipid syndrome.
Key words: antiphospholipid syndrome, stroke, child