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Synonyms for sinus
an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface
any of various air-filled cavities especially in the bones of the skull
a wide channel containing blood
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Large arachnoid granulations are another potential pitfall, as they cause defects in the dural sinuses
on digital or MR venograms.
Extra-axial cavernous hemangiomas envolving the dural sinuses
Associated venous anomalies include anomalous dural sinuses
and sinus stenoses.
The cause of predilection of cerebral veins and dural sinuses
is also obscure.
This occurs when emissary veins between the scalp and dural sinuses
are sheared as a result of traction on the scalp most often associated with vacuum assisted delivery, prematurity, coagulopathies, or prolonged labor.