Dural venous sinus thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Lawson

Presentation

Above knee amputation, hypercalcaemia, leg DVT.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
CT

Discrete filling defect in the superior sagittal sinus consistent with a thrombus. Subsequently shown to resolve on the MR venogram.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the empty delta sign of a superior sagittal sinus thrombus. 

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Case information

rID: 25570
Published: 30th Oct 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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