[Intracranial subdural hematoma after obstetric dural puncture].

  title={[Intracranial subdural hematoma after obstetric dural puncture].},
  author={Luciana Ferrari and F De Sevin and Jacques Vigu{\'e} and Jean C Granry and M P Preckel},
  journal={Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation},
  volume={20 6},
The authors report a case of subdural haematoma (HSD), which occurred following epidural analgesia for labour, complicated by post dural puncture headache (PDPH). A 26-year-old woman displayed a typical PDPH following epidural anaesthesia. On the sixth day, she was given a blood patch (BP), which was partially efficacious. Because of worsening of the headache, of disappearance of the postural characteristics, and of vomiting without focal neurological signs on the 9th day, a CT-scan was done… CONTINUE READING