Cerebral venous thrombosis as a rare cause of subarachnoid hemorrhage: case report and literature review.

@article{ahin2014CerebralVT,
  title={Cerebral venous thrombosis as a rare cause of subarachnoid hemorrhage: case report and literature review.},
  author={Neslin Şahin and Aynur Solak and B. C. Genc and Nalan Bilgic},
  journal={Clinical imaging},
  year={2014},
  volume={38 4},
  pages={373-379}
}
We report a 48-year-old woman presenting with subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) as the first manifestation of superior sagittal sinus thrombosis. In a literature review of 73 cases, SAH associated with cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) was usually seen at the cerebral convexities. SAH was adjacent to thrombosed venous structures; therefore, the most possible explanation seems to be the rupture of cortical veins due to extension of thrombosis. Computed tomography (CT) was effective for diagnosis of… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 61 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

61 Citations

0502015201620172018
Citations per Year
Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 61 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 44 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…