Which lab studies are performed in the workup of vertebrobasilar stroke?

Updated: Aug 09, 2021
  • Author: Vladimir Kaye, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen Kishner, MD, MHA  more...
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The laboratory workup should include the following:

  • Complete blood count (CBC)

  • Electrolytes

  • Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine

  • Prothrombin time and activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT)

  • Cholesterol level

  • Lipid profile

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