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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Blake, Garfield O.; James, Michael V.; Ramjit, Chunilal; Char, Gurendra; Hunter, R.; Crandon, Ivor W.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Pathology
Article Title
Acute Subdural Haematoma Without Subarachnoid Haemorrhage Caused by Rupture of an Intracranial Aneurysm
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2003
Volume ID
52
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
80-81
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
Discusses the case of a 35-year old woman who was brought to the University Hospital of the West Indies, Kingston, Jamaica, shortly after experiencing a right hemiparesis with altered consciousness. A diagnosis of subarachoid haemorrhage secondary to a ruptered berry aneurysm was made. The article further illustrates the conditions of the female and conditions assoiciated with the brain. It was concluded that a ruptered berry aneurysm as the cause of a subdural haematoma should be considered in young persons, especially women, with no history of traumatic head injury.....
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