Journal de la Faculté de Médecine
Volume 1, Numéro 3, Pages 245-248
Abstract Introduction - Cerebral venous thrombosis is a condition that usually affects young woman. It exposes to intracranial hypertension, which in rare cases entails a commitment that compromises the vital prognosis. In these cases, décompressive craniotomy finds its interest. This technique has never been used for this indication at Oran University Hospital. Observation - We report the case of a 24-year-old woman admitted to intensive care unit for malignant cerebral venous thrombosis with subarachnoid haemorrhage and engagement who had undergone decompressive craniotomy.
Cerebral venous thrombosis, Intracranial hypertension, Anticoagulation, Decompressive craniectomie
Barka Bedrane Zahira
Bouchenak Khelladi Djaoued