[Cerebral venous thrombosis and subdural haematoma: complications of spontaneous intracranial hypotension].

@article{Fabricius2012CerebralVT,
  title={[Cerebral venous thrombosis and subdural haematoma: complications of spontaneous intracranial hypotension].},
  author={Jan Fabricius and J{\"u}rgen M. Klotz and E. Randal Hofmann and Robert M. Behr and Tobias Neumann-Haefelin},
  journal={Fortschritte der Neurologie-Psychiatrie},
  year={2012},
  volume={80 10},
  pages={
          599-601
        }
}
We report on the case of a spontaneous intracranial hypotension with subdural hygroma, as well as cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT), both known complications of intracranial hypotension. The 45-year-old patient was subsequently treated - according to current guidelines for CVT - with anticoagulation, but developed subdural haematoma (SDH), which required neurosurgical treatment. Our case highlights the complex pathophysiological sequelae of intracranial hypotension, as well as the occasionally… CONTINUE READING
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