Organized sinus venous thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Follow-up examination of a three months old thrombosis of the left transverse and sigmoid sinus under medical treatment.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female

Case Discussion

Although there was only weak flow signal in the left transverse and sigmoid sinus on MR venography, contrast-enhanced T1-weighted images showed a broad band of contrast enhancement in the left transverse sinus, suggesting an organized clot.

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Case information

rID: 14097
Published: 24th Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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