Occipital sinus with bilateral atretic transverse sinuses

Case contributed by Dr Rupesh Namdev

Presentation

occipital headache, vertigo on and off for past one year

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female

Occipital sinus is seen in midline draining from torcular herophili to left internal jugular vein. This is associated with absence of both transverse and sigmoid sinuses.

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Case information

rID: 26996
Case created: 17th Jan 2014
Last edited: 4th Apr 2017
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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