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Spontaneous intracranial hypotension followed by dural sinus thrombosis: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20399554     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
SIH is an underdiagnosed condition with variable clinical and radiological presentations that leads to engorged dural sinuses and promotes stasis predisposing for dural sinus thrombosis (DST). We describe a young female patient who presented with clinical and imaging signs of SIH alone followed by a superimposed DST 10 days later. We discuss the pathophysiological mechanisms that may have led to this constellation, and review the literature to-date along with diagnostic and management implications.
Authors:
Jana Ivanidze; Robert D Zimmerman; Pina C Sanelli
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2010-04-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical neurology and neurosurgery     Volume:  112     ISSN:  1872-6968     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin Neurol Neurosurg     Publication Date:  2010 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-07     Completed Date:  2010-09-08     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7502039     Medline TA:  Clin Neurol Neurosurg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  498-500     Citation Subset:  IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright 2010 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, Munich, Germany. jana_ivanidze@web.de
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Anticoagulants / therapeutic use
Female
Headache / etiology
Humans
Intracranial Hypotension / etiology*,  radiography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Sinus Thrombosis, Intracranial / complications*,  radiography
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anticoagulants

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