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PURPOSE The present study investigates the vascular nature of parkinsonian features in patients with 'probable' vascular dementia. PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty patients with vascular dementia were studied with positron emission tomography (PET) using the steady state technique with (15)O in order to assess regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF), regional(More)
Subdural hygroma is a cerebrospinal fluid accumulation in the subdural space. It is an epiphenomenon of head injury. CT is the preferred diagnostic imaging modality. Differential diagnosis has to be made with chronic subdural hematoma, and atrophy with enlargement of the subarachnoid space. As time goes by, subdural hygroma either resolves, or it becomes a(More)
Because of nausea, abdominal cramps, diarrhea and muscle aches, the patient consulted her general practitioner who prescribed paracetamol 500 mg q.i.d. and butyl scopolamine 10 mg t.i.d. also known as hyoscine butylbromide. The following day she was found by relatives at home, febrile and increasingly confused. At the emergency department, we saw a patient(More)
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