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Table 2 Causes of IVT exclusion in patients with AIS

From: Intravenous fibrinolysis plus endovascular thrombectomy versus direct endovascular thrombectomy for anterior circulation acute ischemic stroke: clinical and infarct volume results

Causes of IVT exclusion, (%)  
Anticoagulant therapy 28.6
Brain or systemic lesions at risk of bleeding 14.3
Possible placement of vascular stent 11.4
Onset > 4.5 h 14.3
Major trauma 7.1
Recent surgery 4.3
Other reasons 20.0
  1. IVT intravenous thrombolysis