Chronic subdural collection

What is Chronic subdural collection?

Especially in the elderly and those on blood thinners thin veins below the covering of the brain,called dura bleed slowly.The bleeding can be triggered by a minor knock or injury on head. Patient shows symptoms like forgetfulness, sleepiness and withdrawal from social activity. Speech might be staggered and patient might urinate involuntarily.

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My Son had a brain injury at age of 5.5 yrs as he was struck by a brass pot. Since then he had been 6 months in ICU and went through...

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Thanks for posting your query.

I have gone through the short history and the MRI reports provided by you.

MRI report shows the chronic...

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