Treatment and outcome of subdural hematoma in patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension: a report of 35 cases.
Acta Neurol Belg 2017 Oct 20. Epub 2017 Oct 20.
Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Department, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy.
Spontaneous intracranial hypotension (SIH) is characterized by orthostatic headache, low CSF pressure and diffuse pachymeningeal enhancement on brain MRI. SIH results from spontaneous CSF leakage leading to brain sag. Sometimes, tearing of bridging veins may produce subdural hematomas (SDHs). Read More