Subdural empyema

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Previous nasopharyngeal SCC, now presents with meningism and seizures.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Male

MRI demonstrates extensive subdural collections with marginal enhancement and diffusion restriction. Findings consitent with subdural empyema. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of extensive bilateral subdural empyemas. 

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Case information

rID: 5125
Published: 8th Dec 2008
Last edited: 29th May 2016
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