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CASE REPORT
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 37  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 253-255

Delayed intracranial subdural hematoma following removal of an intraspinal tumor: A case report and review of the literature


1 Chung Shan Medical University Hospital; Department of Surgery, Taichung Armed Forces General Hospital; School of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University; Department of Surgery, National Defense Medical Center, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
2 Chung Shan Medical University Hospital; School of Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC

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Cheng-Siu Chang
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DOI: 10.4103/jmedsci.jmedsci_23_17

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A 55-year-old male underwent complete resection of a T12 intraspinal tumor and subsequently developed dizziness and loss of consciousness on postoperative day 2. A subdural hematoma (SDH) of the left frontotemporoparietal space with uncal herniation was seen on computed tomography. This unusual case of acute intracranial SDH after spinal surgery is discussed, and literature review is performed. We aim to discuss the possible mechanism by which this complication occurred.


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