Antiphospholipid Syndrome with a Distinctive Constellation of Neurological Manifestations

Brandon T. Nokes, Oana M. Dumitrascu, Fadi E. Shamoun, Cumara B. O'Carroll

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) encompasses a hypercoagulable state with a markedly increased risk for cerebrovascular complications. In addition to the classic stroke features of APS, however, there are numerous recently described "non-criteria" neurological conditions such as headaches, seizures, and cognitive impairment. We present a case of APS with uncommon neurological manifestations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)147-149
Number of pages3
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2017


  • antiphospholipid antibodies
  • antiphospholipid syndrome
  • cerebral embolism
  • Libman-Sacks endocarditis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


Dive into the research topics of 'Antiphospholipid Syndrome with a Distinctive Constellation of Neurological Manifestations'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this