COVID-19 Infection and Recurrent Stroke in Young Patients With Protein S Deficiency: A Case Report

Conclusions: SARS-CoV-2 infection potentializes the prothrombotic effect and vascular inflammation by accentuating protein S deficit. The place of steroids seems justifiable in the presence of symptoms of vasculitis in brain imaging.
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