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What is sagittal sinus thrombosis?

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Dr. James Isobe
Phlebology
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In brief: Blood clot in brain

Blood clot within the major venous drainage of the brain, presenting with headache, seizures, weakness of arms/legs, abnormal vision.
Causes include those with tendency to form blood clots (thrombophilia), infection, injury, and diagnosis found with mri.

In brief: Blood clot in brain

Blood clot within the major venous drainage of the brain, presenting with headache, seizures, weakness of arms/legs, abnormal vision.
Causes include those with tendency to form blood clots (thrombophilia), infection, injury, and diagnosis found with mri.
Dr. James Isobe
Dr. James Isobe
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Family Medicine

In brief: Venous blood clot

As others have pointed out, sagittal sinus thrombosis is a blood clot in one of the veins of the brain.
See image for their location. See following site for ct/mri images of the condition: http://www.Radiologyassistant.Nl/en/4befacb3e4691.

In brief: Venous blood clot

As others have pointed out, sagittal sinus thrombosis is a blood clot in one of the veins of the brain.
See image for their location. See following site for ct/mri images of the condition: http://www.Radiologyassistant.Nl/en/4befacb3e4691.
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Clot in

One of the veins in your head.
Can cause stroke. See superior sagital sinus under images to see what the dural sinuses look like.

In brief: Clot in

One of the veins in your head.
Can cause stroke. See superior sagital sinus under images to see what the dural sinuses look like.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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