volume 27, issue 4, P535-536 2013
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.771141
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H. R. Haynes, A. Visca, S. Renowden, G. Malcolm

Abstract: A case of thrombus formation occurring within a dilation of the dural venous sinuses following aneurysmal sub-arachnoid haemorrhage is presented. Acute neurological deterioration accompanied propagation of the thrombus. The patient was anticoagulated on day 5 post-SAH with no haemorrhagic complications and made a full recovery. The optimum time to commence anticoagulation is not clear and is discussed.