72 y/o man with seizure following windsurfing accident
Publication Date: 28 October 2003
72 y/o man with seizure following windsurfing accident. Winds were 20-35 mph (35-60 kph).
A high density fluid collection is noted along the left cerebral convexity. Mild associated midline shift and mass effect is present.
Acute Subdural Hematoma
Subdural hematomas are collections of blood between the dura and arachnoid meninges. They are usually associate with direct head trauma causing venous bleeding from bridging veins. Elderly patients are at a higher risk of subdural hematomas.