Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations for sinus pericranii.

  title={Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations for sinus pericranii.},
  author={Takanobu Kaido and Yang Keun Kim and Katsuhiro Ueda},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  volume={13 7},
Sinus pericranii is one of the differential diagnoses which should be considered when a physician encounters a patient with a subcutaneous soft scalp mass. Sinus pericranii is a rare vascular anomaly of the venous drainage between the intracranial and extracranial systems via the diploe of the skull. We describe here a 16-year-old female with sinus pericranii following minor head trauma four years prior. CT and MRI scans revealed heterogeneous enhancement of the lesion and three-dimensional CT… CONTINUE READING


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