Chronic calcified subdural haemorrhages

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Skull x-ray

Peripherally dense lesion following the curvature of the skull table seen crossing suture lines


CT brain

CT of the brain demonstrates multiple peripherally calcified extraxial collections, which cross sutures.

Case Discussion

Calcified chronic subdural haemorrhages are relatively uncommon manifestations of long standing subdural haematomas

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Case information

rID: 17809
Published: 15th May 2012
Last edited: 13th Feb 2018
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