Journal of Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 48--50

Chronic subdural hematoma leading to fatal cavernous sinus thrombosis


Sunil Kumar1, AP Jain1, S Jain2, SK Kale3 
1 Department of Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of ENT, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra, India
3 Department of Radiodiagnosis, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Sunil Kumar
Department of Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences, Sewagram, Wardha, Maharashtra
India

Presented is a case of cavernous sinus thrombosis in a young female with fatal outcome. There were not any septic focus, no history of head trauma, no relation with pregnancy. Computed tomography scan of brain showed chronic subdural hematoma. An attempt is made to correlate the aetiopathology with the clinical features of this rare case presentation.


How to cite this article:
Kumar S, Jain A P, Jain S, Kale S K. Chronic subdural hematoma leading to fatal cavernous sinus thrombosis.J Emerg Trauma Shock 2009;2:48-50


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Kumar S, Jain A P, Jain S, Kale S K. Chronic subdural hematoma leading to fatal cavernous sinus thrombosis. J Emerg Trauma Shock [serial online] 2009 [cited 2020 Aug 10 ];2:48-50
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