Dural venous sinus thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Vinay Shah


Altered sensorium and seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Small areas of hemorrhage in bilateral thalami.

Venous sinus thrombosis in the both internal cerebral veins, straight sinus, superior sagittal sinus and both transverse venous sinuses.

On MR venography images, there is non-visualization of flow signal in the both internal cerebral veins, straight sinus, superior sagittal sinus, both transverse sinus and cortical veins, represent venous sinus thrombosis.  

Case Discussion

Dural venous thrombosis with haemorrage in both thalami.

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Case information

rID: 20028
Published: 29th Oct 2012
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
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