Factor X deficiency presenting with bilateral chronic subdural hematoma.

@article{Senturk2010FactorXD,
  title={Factor X deficiency presenting with bilateral chronic subdural hematoma.},
  author={Senem Senturk and Ebru Guzel and Aylin Bayrak and Yaşar Bukte and Aslan Guzel},
  journal={Pediatric neurosurgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={46 1},
  pages={54-7}
}
Factor X deficiency is a rare coagulation defect that can result in several hemorrhagic manifestations including central nervous system hematomas in infants and children. In this case report, we present computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings of bilateral chronic subdural hematomas due to factor X deficiency. Cranial CT and MR imaging in a hypoactive 7-month-old male infant with right hemiparesis revealed bilateral chronic subdural hematomas at different stages… CONTINUE READING