sinus thrombosis


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sinus thrombosis

Formation of a blood clot in a venous sinus.
See also: thrombosis
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Kupfer SS, Rubin DT Inflammatory bowel disease and cerebral venous sinus thrombosis.
Clinical and radiological findings were more in favour of PRES rather than superior sagittal sinus thrombosis and subsequent MRI confirmed resolution of the pathology.
Sudden cardiac death due to primary coronary sinus thrombosis.
Dural arteriovenous fistula (dAVF) is an acquired lesion that develops following dural sinus thrombosis and subsequent recanalization of the sinus leading to a direct communication between small sinus wall arteries and the sinus lumen.
Both patients presented with features suggestive of cavernous sinus thrombosis (CST), a known complication of facial abscess squeezing or surgical interference.
Vascular lesions such as aneurysms and cavernous carotid fistula (Figure 24) and cavernous sinus thrombosis or thrombophlebitis can be seen in the cavernous sinus region.
The CT-A and CT-V were negative for vascular malformations and sagittal sinus thrombosis, and the heparin drip was discontinued.
The empty delta sign, pathognomonic of sagittal sinus thrombosis, can be seen sometimes on contrast CT.
Consider subarachnoid hemorrhage, intracranial hemorrhage, arteriovenous malformation, arterial dissection, or sinus thrombosis.
The distribution of those complications in Gallaghar's retrospective analysis was as follows: epidural abscess 23%, subdural empyema 18%, meningitis 18%, cerebral abscess 14%, superior sagittal sinus thrombosis 9%, cavernous sinus thrombosis 9%, and osteomyelitis 9%.
Four patients experienced serious treatment-related adverse events, including bone pain, vaginal hemorrhage/anemia, transverse sinus thrombosis, and reversible increased bone marrow reticulin (reported as myelofibrosis).