Thrombosis In Situ

Your Path

  • Thrombosis in situ


  • Thrombotic event occurring in pre-existing atherosclerotic vessel

Risk Factors

  • Dm
  • Htn
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Smoking
  • Early fam hx
  • Typical cardiovascular risk factors including: known atherosclerosis
  • Consider hypercoaguable states (e.g. anti-phospholipid antibody) if < 50, no RFs, and/or recurrent events


  • Abrupt and discrete loss of neurological function based on territory of brain that's affected