When Chronic Subdural Hematoma Symptoms Begin in Young Adults

Are symptoms of chronic subdural hematoma in people under 65 more likely to occur sooner within 90 days when compared with elderly patients? Anyone who clicked on this article probably already knows that by definition, Read more...

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Very Elderly on Coumadin Hits Head but NO Subdural Hematoma?

Can it be possible for an advanced elderly person on a blood thinner to escape a chronic subdural hematoma after a hard hit to the head? Well, I don’t know what really constitutes a “hard” Read more...

Young People, Chronic Subdural Hematoma but No Headache?

In younger adults, how common are non-headache symptoms of a chronic subdural hematoma? Younger people with a chronic subdural hematoma are much more likely than elderly people to experience a headache from this condition. This Read more...

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Migraine Headache vs. Chronic Subdural Hematoma

A neurosurgeon says there is one distinguishing feature between a migraine headache and chronic subdural hematoma head pain. Chances are, if you have a chronic subdural hematoma, you might remember in your recent history getting Read more...

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Traumatic Chronic Subdural Hematoma in Young Adults

Can young adults get a chronic subdural hematoma from head trauma? “It's possible but not likely,” says neurosurgeon Charles Park, MD, Director of The Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Center at Mercy Medical Center in Read more...

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Ruptured Aneurysm Headache vs. Acute Subdural Hematoma

A headache expert describes the difference between ruptured aneurysm head pain and that from an acute subdural hematoma. “Headaches related to ruptured aneurysm can be difficult to distinguish from that of a subdural hematoma,” says Read more...

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How Common Is Headache in Chronic Subdural Hematoma?

Headache incidence varies depending on the age of the patient with chronic subdural hematoma. A report in the Postgraduate Medical Journal states that the incidence of headache, as a symptom of chronic subdural hematoma, varies Read more...

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Chronic Subdural Hematoma Symptoms: Young vs. Old Patients

Yes, there tends to be differences in symptoms of chronic subdural hematoma in young patients vs. elderly. A report in the journal Injury points out differences in symptom presentation of chronic subdural hematoma in young Read more...

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Chronic Subdural Hematoma: Patients Under Age 40

Here is a brief breakdown of characteristics that pertain to younger patients with chronic subdural hematoma. The journal Neurocirugia reports on a retrospective study that included 42 patients younger than age 40 who had been Read more...

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Brain Bleed Detection from Handheld Device

Sounds like “Star Trek,” but it may soon be reality, a handheld device detecting bleeding in the brain of accident victims. Imagine at the scene of an accident, a paramedic kneels by the unconscious victim Read more...

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BRAIN BLEED from Concussion Can Mean Subdural Hematoma

Chronic subdural hematoma V Adhiyaman, Postgrad Med J Bleeding in the brain, namely a subdural hematoma, can result from getting hit in the head or hitting your head in a fall. An acute subdural Read more...

What Parents Should Know About Concussions: Truth vs. Myths

Concussions are far more common in athletic kids and teens than parents realize, and their child could have had a few concussions without the parents ever knowing. Many parents continue to be grossly uninformed about Read more...

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