Sinus pericranii: From gross and neuroimaging findings to different pathophysiological changes

Chung Shi Wen, Yih Leong Chang, Huei Shyong Wang, Meng Fai Kuo, Yong Kwang Tu

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摘要

Case reports: We report two girls with a typical presentation of sinus pericranii. Both patients received total excision of the subgaleal masses with complete obliteration of the communications to the intracranial portion. However, different gross appearances, neuroimaging findings and intraoperative findings were found. It took more time and attention to control the bleeding due to the large communication between the extracranial and intracranial components in the second case. Discussion: Sinus pericranii is composed of abnormal extracranial vascular tissues that communicate directly with intracranial dural sinuses or veins. A review of the literature showed that 13 out of 31 patients with sinus pericranii had a high-flow pattern. Detailed physical examination and imaging studies to detect dilated scalp veins and a large bony defect should remind surgeons of the presence of large venous communications. Meticulous treatment of the large communication during surgery can avoid massive bleeding.
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)482-488
頁數7
期刊Child's Nervous System
21
發行號6
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 六月 1 2005
對外發佈Yes

指紋

Sinus Pericranii
Neuroimaging
Communication
Veins
Cranial Sinuses
Hemorrhage
Scalp
Physical Examination
Blood Vessels

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology

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Sinus pericranii : From gross and neuroimaging findings to different pathophysiological changes. / Wen, Chung Shi; Chang, Yih Leong; Wang, Huei Shyong; Kuo, Meng Fai; Tu, Yong Kwang.

於: Child's Nervous System, 卷 21, 編號 6, 01.06.2005, p. 482-488.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Wen, Chung Shi ; Chang, Yih Leong ; Wang, Huei Shyong ; Kuo, Meng Fai ; Tu, Yong Kwang. / Sinus pericranii : From gross and neuroimaging findings to different pathophysiological changes. 於: Child's Nervous System. 2005 ; 卷 21, 編號 6. 頁 482-488.
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