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It is possible that a normal ct scan reveal cortical venous thrombosis?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Interventional Radiology 33 years experience
Need: Ct with contrast or cta or mra to make diagnosis.
Dr. Grant Linnell
Radiology 24 years experience
Even with contrast, a CT of the head has a low sensitivity for detecting cortical venous thrombosis.
Apr 17, 2013

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Can cortical venous thrombosis be detected in a normal CT scan?

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Dr. Michael Korona
Interventional Radiology 33 years experience
No : Cta with ctv best test. Mri can show it also.

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