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Spinal epidural hematoma in an infant as the initial presentation of severe hemophilia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17876619     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We describe the clinical manifestations, radiographic features, and management options of an extensive spontaneous spinal epidural hematoma in a 7-month boy who had severe hemophilia that had not been previously diagnosed, despite a baseline factor VIII level less than 1% of normal. We believe this to be the youngest reported case of a symptomatic spontaneous spinal epidural hemorrhage in an infant subsequently initially establishing a diagnosis of hemophilia.
Authors:
Peter Kalina; Jonathan Morris; Corey Raffel
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2007-09-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Emergency radiology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  1070-3004     ISO Abbreviation:  Emerg Radiol     Publication Date:  2008 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-06-18     Completed Date:  2008-10-28     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9431227     Medline TA:  Emerg Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  281-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Rochester, MN 55905, USA. kalina.peter@mayo.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Diagnosis, Differential
Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal / diagnosis,  etiology*
Hemophilia A / complications*,  diagnosis,  therapy
Humans
Infant
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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