Infantile subdural fluid collection: diagnosis and postoperative course

  title={Infantile subdural fluid collection: diagnosis and postoperative course},
  author={Nobuhito Morota and Keizo Sakamoto and Norio Kobayashi and Kazuo Kitazawa and Shigeaki Kobayashi},
  journal={Child's Nervous System},
The authors reviewed 47 cases of infantile subdural fluid collection with regard to diagnosis and postoperative course after placement of a subdural-peritoneal shunt. CT scan with contrast enhancement proved to be an important diagnostic modality, showing vessels in the subarachnoid space as high-density spots. Utilizing this technique, we were able to differentiate the following varieties of fluid collection: (1) subdural fluid collection, in which enhancing vessels were seen on the brain… CONTINUE READING
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