Subacute subdural hematoma

Case contributed by Dr Huda B. Gharbia

Presentation

Headache and confusion, no history of major trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Male
CT

Large crescentic isodense extra-axial collection in the right frontotemporoparietal region causing mass effect, compressing the right cerebral hemisphere and shifting midline structures to the left side.

Case Discussion

Large isodense collection in subdural space of the right cerebral hemisphere, in keeping with a subacute subdural hematoma, causing significant mass effect, shifting midline structures to the left side with subfalcine herniation.

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Case information

rID: 74637
Published: 29th Feb 2020
Last edited: 21st Sep 2020
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