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J R Soc Med. 2000 September; 93(9): 472–477.
PMCID: PMC1298104

Amphetamine abuse and intracranial haemorrhage.


Amphetamines taken by any route can cause cerebral vasculitis and intracranial haemorrhage. 8 cases were seen in a neurosurgical unit over 3.5 years. The published work indicates that those who experience these complications, mainly young adults, have poor outcomes.

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