Jul 1, 1989

Subdural hematoma as a complication of hemostatic deficiency secondary to liver cirrhosis--report of two cases

Neurologia Medico-chirurgica
T FuruiK Iwata

Abstract

We describe two cases of subdural hematoma as a complication of thrombocytopenia and coagulation deficiency due to liver cirrhosis. Both patients were treated surgically despite uncorrected hemostatic deficiency. There have been no reports of similar cases in the literature.

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Thrombocytopenia
Vascular Hemostatic Disorders
Hematoma, Subdural
Fibrosis, Liver
Hemostatic Agents
Blood Coagulation Disorders
Malnutrition
Liver Cirrhosis
Complication
Tomography, X-Ray Computerized Axial

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