Traumatic dural venous sinus thrombosis: A Mini Review

Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, Willem Guillermo Calderón- Miranda, Nidia Escobar-Hernandez, Marticela Cabeza-Morales, Andrés M. Rubiano, Hernando Raphael Alvis-Miranda, Nasly Zabaleta-Churio, Amit Agrawal
2016 Romanian Neurosurgery  
The dural venous sinus thrombosis is a benign disease, representing about 1% of cerebral vascular events. In some cases the development of the disease increased intracranial pressure or symptomatic epilepsy. The development towards a dural venous sinus thrombosis is rare, but is a condition to be considered before the development of ischemic vascular events and a history of recent head trauma. Intracranial hematomas or skull fractures can lead to the establishment of obstructive pathology of
more » ... dural venous sinuses. The knowledge of this entity is necessary for the critical care staff and neurosurgery staff.
doi:10.1515/romneu-2016-0072 fatcat:6yytzzbqjrckzeju3rb4bk62ty