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Is it just me.... by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven ... or does everyone see extramedullary hematopoesis in the majority of their chronic subdural hematoma specimens? Here's yet another example that landed on my desk today
Best Post of Sept '08: Extramedullary hematopoesis is not an uncommon finding in subdural hematomas by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven the surgeons call a " subdural membrane" (look at the picture above of a resected chronic subduralhematoma..., Dorji T, Rodriguez J, Rosai J. ExtramedullaryErythropoiesis in Chronic SubduralHematoma Simulating...
Method for the Detection of a Subdural Hematoma Using a Handheld Hematoma Detector and Discriminator by nih.gov between subdural and epidural hematoma. The invention also discloses a novel method of data analysis...
Ad-Tech Macro Micro Subdural Electrodes by FDA [Posted 03/07/2013] Audience: Risk Manager, Biomedical Engineering, Neurosurgery ISSUE: FDA and Ad-Tech notified healthcare professionals of a Class 1 recall due to concern the microe
Ad-Tech Medical Instrument Corporation Issues Global Recall of Macro Micro Subdural Electrodes by FDA On December 18,2012 Ad-Tech Medical Instrument Corporation initiated a recall of 115 Macro Micro Subdural Electrodes. There is a concern the microelectrodes are not flush with the silastic surface.
Class I Medical Device Recall: Ad-Tech Medical Instrument Corporation, Macro Micro Subdural Electrodes by FDA There is a concern the microelectrodes are defective and may cause injury to the brain. As a result, there is the potential for scraping (abrasion) of brain tissue and for broken pieces to remain in the brain tissue when the
?  Any fevers, sweats or chills?  Pneumonias can cause chest wall inflammation.  A pus pocket or empyema can cause pleurisy.  Often this requires more than just antibiotics - empyemas need to be drained or the pus...
Shaheen:  Your question caught my eye, not because I have an answer but because I had a subdural swelling appear above my upper lip a few days ago.  I'm 49.  There's no redness and no pain.  It's...
Ron’s Rants – the future? by Ron Patient Expert . As some of you know, I have pneumonia – so much for that bloody vaccine ! – and pleural empyema. Basically, my left... still an awfully long way to go (now the empyema is improving, the pneumonia is making its presence felt...
Hell is Arrowe Park Hospital… by Ron Patient Expert me I had bacterial pneumonia (so much for that bloody vaccine !), plus pleural empyema in my left lung. Pneumonia I’ve had so often I’ve long since stopped worrying about it, empyema I knew was nasty, in a sort...

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Introduction ... ninges. The space between the two outer membranes is called the subdural space. If a vein in the subdural space is torn, blood e ... » Read on
Symptoms Symptoms of an acute subdural hematoma may become obvious within a few minutes of the ... » Read on