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Non-parenchymal CNS involvement mainly presents with intracranial hypertension due to dural sinus thrombosis.
Intracranial venous and dural sinus thrombosis due to protein S deficiency in a patient with AIDS.
1,4) Such atypical presentations can cause a delay in diagnosis and result in intracranial inflammatory processes and dural sinus thrombosis.
This condition is also referred to as cortical venous, cerebral sinus, cerebral venous sinus, or dural sinus thrombosis.
Superior vena cava syndrome, Budd-Chiari syndrome, retinal vein thrombosis, dural sinus thrombosis, and mural thrombosis in myocardial sarcoidosis are other examples of venous thrombosis associated with sarcoidosis.
Dural sinus thrombosis (DST) causes headache by virtue of impairment of venous outflow from the brain with re sultant increase in intracranial pressure.
These studies prompted the diagnosis of coalescent mastoiditis with septic dural sinus thrombosis, venous hemorrhagic infarctions, brain abscesses, and subdural empyema.
Nonseptic lateral sinus thrombosis involves primary thrombus formation within the dural sinus.
Use of mechanical thrombolysis via microballoon percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for the treatment of acute dural sinus thrombosis: Case presentation and technical report.