Falx subdural hematoma and sulcal subarachnoid hemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Hit on head.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

This case featured in our 2016 Trauma Radiology Course which is now available to view online.

There is 7mm thickness acute falx subdural hematoma maximal in the frontal region. Low volume traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage is seen within frontal sulci and callosal sulcus adjacent to the subdural, greater on the left. Small volume scalp hematoma at the vertex. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of a thin traumatic falx subdural hematoma and low volume sulcal subarachnoid hemorrhage

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Case information

rID: 32380
Published: 24th Nov 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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