Antiphospholipid syndrome may cause recurrent thromboembolic events of the microvasculature, arteries and veins. It is also characterised by a range of neurological and psychiatric dysfunctions, as well as complications during pregnancy. Patients with triple-positive antiphospholipid syndrome have persistently elevated levels of lupus anticoagulant (LA), anti-beta-2-glycoprotein I (B2GPI) and anticardiolipin antibodies (aCL). These patients also have a higher risk of initial or recurrent thrombosis.We report the case of a 36-year-old man who was presented with progressive memory loss and recurrent stroke. He had persistently elevated antiphospholipid antibody titres (LA, aCL-immunoglobulin G and B2GPI antibodies). These features persisted while the patient was receiving low-dose aspirin (LDA), 81mg daily. Vitamin K antagonist (VKA); warfarin, with the international normalised ratio (INR) maintained at 2-3 was then added to his treatment regimen. The VKA dose was maintained at – a higher therapeutic INR while LDA administration was continued to achieve resolution of the patient’s symptoms.
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