Spontaneous intracranial hypotension causing confusion and coma: a headache for the neurologist and the neurosurgeon

W Whiteley, R Al-Shahi, L Myles, C J Lueck

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Abstract

Spontaneous intracranial hypotension presenting with confusion and coma has rarely been reported. A case is presented and the clinical features of spontaneous intracranial hypotension are discussed.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)456-8
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Neurosurgery
Volume17
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • Coma
  • Confusion
  • Hematoma, Subdural
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Hypotension
  • Intracranial Pressure
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Subdural Effusion

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