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Subdural hematoma

Subdural hematoma: Introduction

Subdural hematoma: A condition which is characterized by a blood clot beneath the dura mater. See detailed information below for a list of 5 causes of Subdural hematoma, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Subdural hematoma:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Subdural hematoma. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Subdural hematoma Treatments

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Subdural hematoma

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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)

Detailed list of causes of Subdural hematoma

The list below shows some of the causes of Subdural hematoma mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Subdural hematoma?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Subdural hematoma. Of the 5 causes of Subdural hematoma that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 4 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Subdural hematoma:

The following list of conditions have 'Subdural hematoma' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Subdural hematoma:

The following list of medical conditions have Subdural hematoma or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.



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What are the alternative names for Subdural hematoma:

Subdural haemorrhage, Subdural haematoma
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Classifications of Subdural hematoma:

Medical Conditions associated with Subdural hematoma:

Hematoma (332 causes), Bruising (348 causes), Bleeding symptoms (1783 causes), Blood clot (347 causes), Blood vessel symptoms (480 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Blood symptoms (2297 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Circulation symptoms (1579 causes), Clotting symptoms (301 causes), Abnormal blood test symptoms (1538 causes)

Symptoms related to Subdural hematoma:

Brain injury, Brain hemorrhage, Brain bleeding, Hematoma (332 causes), Concussion, Head injury (3 causes), Menkes Disease, Sturge-Weber Syndrome

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