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Case 15118

Cerebral venous thrombosis: a case report

Author(s)
Gasim Ahmed, John McManus

University Hospital Limerick;
St Nessan Road
v94f858 Limerick, Ireland;
Email:gasimsalaheldin@yahoo.com
 
Patient
male, 15 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Post-contrast axial T1 MRI

    Post-contrast axial T1 MRI image showing a right transverse and sigmoid sinuses filling defect with enhancement in right adjacent region.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Post-contrast axial T1 MRI

    Post-contrast axial T1 MRI image showing a small residual filling defect within the right transverse sinus in keeping with a resolving thrombus at 3 months post treatment initiation.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Non-contrast axial T2 MRI
     

    Non-contrast axial T2 MRI brain image showing right mastoiditis at presentation.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;

    Non-contrast axial T2 MRI brain image showing resolution of right mastoiditis at three months post presentation.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
Post-contrast axial T1 MRI image showing a right transverse and sigmoid sinuses filling defect with enhancement in right adjacent region.
 
Post-contrast axial T1 MRI image showing a small residual filling defect within the right transverse sinus in keeping with a resolving thrombus at 3 months post treatment initiation.
 
Non-contrast axial T2 MRI brain image showing right mastoiditis at presentation.
 
Non-contrast axial T2 MRI brain image showing resolution of right mastoiditis at three months post presentation.
 
 
 
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