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Table 2 Prevalence of neurologic complications in 144 patients with acute infective endocarditis: n (%)

From: Clinical significance of cerebrovascular complications in patients with acute infective endocarditis: a retrospective analysis of a 12-year single-center experience

Total cerebrovascular complications 37 (25.7)
Ischemic stroke 30 (20.8)
TIA 2 (1.4)
SCE 1 (0.7)
Hemorrhagic stroke 16 (11.1)
 ICH 7 (4.9)
  ICH only 4 (2.8)
  ICH + ischemic stroke 3 (2.1)
 SAH 2 (1.4)
  SAH only 0 (0)
  SAH + ischemic stroke 2 (1.4)
 HI 7 (4.9)
Meningitis 1 (0.7)
Mycotic aneurysm 1 (0.7)
Seizure 3 (2.1)
  1. TIA, transient ischemic attack; SCE, silent cerebral embolism; ICH, intracerebral hemorrhage; SAH, subarachnoid hemorrhage; HI, hemorrhagic infarct.