Superior sagittal sinus thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohamed Samy

Presentation

Headache.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

At the non-contrast study: the superior sagittal sinus appears hyperdense.

At the post contrast study: the superior sagittal sinus shows empty delta sign (non enhanced venous sinus with peripheral contrast ).

No cerebral hemorrhage or venous infarction.

Case Discussion

This is a case of uncomplicated superior sagittal sinus thrombosis. 

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Case information

rID: 62069
Published: 1st Aug 2018
Last edited: 2nd Aug 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Private practice

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