Computed tomographic characteristics of chronic subdural hematomas.

@article{Kostanian2000ComputedTC,
  title={Computed tomographic characteristics of chronic subdural hematomas.},
  author={Varoujan Kostanian and Jong Cheol Choi and Mark A. Liker and John L. Go and Chi Shing Zee},
  journal={Neurosurgery clinics of North America},
  year={2000},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={479-89}
}
Although medical history and physical examination should lead to diagnosis of chronic subdural hematomas, 40% of these patients are likely to be misdiagnosed because many of these symptoms occur in other disease processes, such as transient ischemic attacks, stroke, dementia, and tumors. Computed tomography remains one of the most useful tools in the evaluation of these patients because of its rapidity, cost, availability, and pathologic sensitivity. 
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