Duret hemorrhage


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Du·ret hem·or·rhage

(dū-rā'),
small brainstem hemorrhage resulting from brainstem distortion secondary to transtentorial herniation.

Du·ret hem·or·rhage

(dū-rā' hem'ŏr-ăj)
Small brainstem hemorrhage resulting from brainstem distortion due to transtentorial herniation.

Duret,

Henri, French neurosurgeon, 1849-1921.
Duret hemorrhage - small brainstem hemorrhage resulting from brainstem distortion secondary to transtentorial herniation.
Duret lesion - small hemorrhage(s) in the floor of the fourth ventricle or beneath the aqueduct of Sylvius.