A rare complication of spinal surgery: cerebellar hemorrhage.


Remote cerebellar hemorrhage (RCH) after spinal surgery is encountered extremely rarely. A 64 year-old female patient developed symptoms of deteriorating consciousness and diplopia arising on the first postoperative day after recurrent spinal surgery. Cranial CT scan showed cerebral edema and evidence of a cerebellar hemorrhage. Urgent suboccipital… (More)
DOI: 10.5137/1019-5149.JTN.2283-09.2