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Subdural hematoma

Subdural hematoma: Introduction

Subdural hematoma: Type of bleeding in the brain. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Subdural hematoma is available below.

Symptoms of Subdural hematoma

Treatments for Subdural hematoma

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Subdural hematoma: Deaths

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Types of Subdural hematoma

  • Acute subdural hematoma - occurring quickly (e.g. immediately after a head injury).
  • Chronic subdural hematoma - occurring gradually over weeks, usually after an injury.
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Subdural hematoma: Complications

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Causes of Subdural hematoma

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Subdural hematoma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Subdural hematoma

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Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder injuries, or even those causing a mild concussion diagnosis. The condition more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is particularly true of mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI), more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion more »

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Definitions of Subdural hematoma:

Extravasation and subsequent accumulation of blood in the subdural space between the dural and arachnoidal layers of the MENINGES. This condition primarily occurs over the surface of a cerebral hemisphere (HEMATOMA, SUBDURAL, INTRACRANIAL), but may develop in the posterior fossa and spinal canal (HEMATOMA, SUBDURAL, SPINAL). Acute (HEMATOMA, SUBDURAL, ACUTE) and chronic (HEMATOMA, SUBDURAL, CHRONIC) forms exist. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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