Spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage following evacuation of chronic subdural
Tradicionalmente se sigue utilizando la cirugia de drenaje de hematoma subdural
cronico a traves de agujeros de craneostomia como tratamiento de eleccion en aquellos casos que por el volumen y efectos clinicos del hematoma permitan llevar al paciente a mesa operatoria.
Parameters noted were age, gender, time of cranioplasty, complications related to the procedure like infection, subdural
fluid collection, improved neurological outcome in terms of Glasgow outcome score (GOS), bone resorption, cosmetic deformity and mortality.
During hospital admission, Glasgow Coma Score was E1M1V1; subarachnoid hemorrhage and subdural
hematoma were detected in computed tomography (CT) scan of the brain.
To further locate the epileptic foci, subdural
electrodes were placed on the surface of the parietooccipital area, the temporal lobe, and the frontal lobe.
Prosecution counsel Paul Lewis, QC, asked: "In your experience is such subdural
bleeding in a relatively low-level fall likely to result in the extensive subdural
haemorrhaging, brain swelling, and bleeding we have heard described by other doctors?
population will be older than 65, chronic subdural
hematoma, or SDH, is expected to afflict 60,000 Americans a year, which would make it the most common reason for brain surgery, surpassing brain tumors and metastases, Samadani and colleagues reported last month in The Journal of Neurosurgery.
showed that the fractional anisotropy (FA) value in the pyramidal tract, measured by diffusion-tensor-imaging (DTI) on magnetic resonance was decreased on the side of the chronic subdural
hematoma which could be responsible for the development of motor weakness in the patients.
Davies has died at the age of 88 after suffering from subdural
hematoma in a hospital, at Texas.
DIAGNOSTIC IMAGE: DIAGNOSIS BY COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY OF ACUTE SUBDURAL
AND EPIDURAL HEMATOMA.
hematoma (traumatic or spontaneous) is one of the commonly encountered neurosurgical emergencies.
A CT scan was performed and a subdural
haematoma was found resulting in Mr Evans being transferred to University Hospital of Wales promptly to undergo neurosurgery.