Falx cerebri and tentorium cerebelli subdural hematoma

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

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Unwitnessed fall

Patient Data

Age: 85 years
Gender: Male

Thickening of the falx cerebri and the left tentorium cerebelli in keeping with subdural haemtaoma. 

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the importance of reviewing traumatic head injury scans in multiple planes and with subdural windows - makes finding these types of subdural hematomas much easier. 

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Case information

rID: 26695
Published: 3rd Jan 2014
Last edited: 4th Jun 2020
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