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674 Possible Causes for Decerebrate Posturing, Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis, Suppression Temporal

  • Traumatic Brain Injury

    posturing, dilating of pupils) and electrophysiological (electroencephalography, somatosensory evoked potentials, and AEPs) parameters and with findings on CT scans.[dx.doi.org] decerebrate posturing (abnormal extension) 2 No response No response 1 *Score 12 suggests a severe head injury.[merckmanuals.com] […] indication for decompression was given in the case of progressive therapy-resistant intracranial hypertension in correlation with clinical (Glasgow Coma Scale [GCS] score, decerebrate[dx.doi.org]

  • Brain Neoplasm

    RATIONALE AND OBJECTIVES: To compare differences in diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) and dynamic susceptibility-weighted contrast-enhanced (DSC) magnetic resonance (MR) perfusion imaging characteristics of recurrent neoplasm and radiation necrosis in patients with brain tumors previously treated with radiotherapy[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Brain Abscess

    Gas-containing brain abscess remains a life-threatening disease that requires immediate diagnostic and therapeutic intervention. The aim of this study is to report on a series of gas-containing brain abscess and discuss its pathological mechanism and therapeutic consideration. This study included 11 patients with[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Stroke

    Superior sagittal sinus and cerebral cortical venous thrombosis caused by congenital protein C deficiency: case report. Neurol Med Chir. 2000 ; 40 : 645–649.[doi.org] Inherited prothrombotic risk factors and cerebral venous thrombosis. QJM. 1998 ; 91 : 677–680. Crossref Medline Google Scholar 55 Kuwahara S, Abe T, Uga S, Mori K.[doi.org]

  • Encephalopathy

    posturing.[medlink.com] posture Signs and tests: Neurologic symptoms may fluctuate.[hepatitiscentral.com] […] or decorticate posturing. • Respiratory patterns, along with blood gas (acid-base balance) testing can narrow the differential diagnosis considerably.[medlink.com]

    Missing: Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Hemorrhage

    posturing 5 Recent exertion, hypertension, excessive alcohol consumption, sympathomimetic use, and cigarette smoking are risk factors for both SAH and intracerebral bleeds[cdemcurriculum.com] ; DSA, digital subtraction angiogram; MRA, magnetic resonance angiogram; MRV, magnetic resonance venogram; SST, sagittal sinus thrombosis.[slideshare.net] Pontine hemorrhages (A) are characterized by total paralysis, rapid coma, decerebrate rigidity (abnormal posturing marked by shoulder adduction, elbow extension, wrist pronation[foamcast.org]

    Missing: Suppression Temporal
  • Subdural Hematoma

    […] vein and sigmoid sinus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MR venography revealed multiple irregularities in the superior sagittal sinus and left transverse sinus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), performed at the time of admission, demonstrated left-sided tentorial SDH, and focal cerebral thrombosis of the left superficial sylvian[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Suppression Temporal
  • Sagittal Sinus Thrombosis

    posturing, changes in extrapyramidal tone and psychiatric symptoms such as confusion as a result of infarction in the thalami and basal ganglia and white matter structures[jpma.org.pk] Subsequent computed tomography and magnetic resonance venography confirmed a superior sagittal sinus thrombosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Despite surgical elevation of the fracture and repair of the superior sagittal sinus, the patient developed thrombosis of the anterior half of the superior sagittal sinus[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Suppression Temporal
  • Reversible Ischemic Neurologic Deficit

    posturing 5 Source: www.strokecenter.org/trials/scales/hunt_hess.html FIGURE 1–12 .[demosmedical.com] In cases of superior sagittal sinus thrombosis, the infarcts are typically bilateral and in a parasagittal location.[spinwarp.ucsd.edu] No proved therapy exists for reversing the temporally completed infarction, whether anatomically complete or not.[dartmouth.edu]

  • Binswanger Disease

    […] state demonstrated in animals with transection through the midbrain colliculi extensor response in the arm stereotyped posture occurring in coma in response to stimulation[strokecenter.org] […] drugs that suppress the immune system.[dementia.org.au] The stroke may be due to venous thrombosis of the sagittal sinus. 27-16. What are the general preventative measures for stroke? 27-16.[dartmouth.edu]

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