Prostate dural metastasis presenting as chronic subdural hematoma. A case report and review of the literature

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BACKGROUND Malignant disease metastasising to the cranial dura is rare. Dural metastases manifesting as a subdural fluid collection and presenting as a chronic subdural hematoma is an uncommon entity with unknown pathophysiology. CASE DESCRIPTION We present a patient with known prostate cancer metastasising to the cranial dura masquerading as a chronic… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/2152-7806.151713

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@inproceedings{Boukas2015ProstateDM, title={Prostate dural metastasis presenting as chronic subdural hematoma. A case report and review of the literature}, author={Alexandros Boukas and Geraint J. Sunderland and Nicholas Ross}, booktitle={Surgical neurology international}, year={2015} }