Extradural haematoma (venous)

Case contributed by Dr Ayush Goel

Presentation

Fell down.

Patient Data

Age: 5 years
Gender: Female
CT
  • right occipital biconvex extra-axial hematoma (maximum depth 2 cm) displacing the transverse sinus, in keeping with a venous extradural haematoma
  • diffuse cerebral oedema with effacement of cerebral sulcal spaces.

Case Discussion

Typical imaging features of extradural haemorrhage.

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Case information

rID: 29695
Case created: 14th Jun 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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