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Related to subdural: Subdural hematoma, subdural space, Subdural hygroma, subdural empyema


 (səb-do͝or′əl, -dyo͝or′-)
Located or occurring beneath the dura mater: subdural space; a subdural hematoma.


(Anatomy) anatomy between the dura mater and the arachnoid: subdural haematoma.


(sʌbˈdʊər əl, -ˈdyʊər-)
situated under or behind the dura mater: a subdural hematoma.
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Adj.1.subdural - below the dura mater but above the arachnoid membrane of the meninges


a. subdural, situado debajo de la dura madre;
___ hematomahematoma ___;
___ hemorrhagehemorragia ___;
___ spaceespacio ___.


adj subdural
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When the scan test results came out, it was found that he had sustained a skull fracture and a subdural hematoma.
During labour, the treating clinicians wrongly took a fetal blood sample from the crown of her head, causing a subdural haematoma in Sophie's brain which resulted in her suffering massive life-limiting injuries.
Geoffery Debelle, a consultant paediatrician at Birmingham Children's Hospital Foundation NHS Trust, told jNewport Crown Court such a fall, from about one metre, would not cause the amount of subdural bleeding seen in Amelia's case.
The condition, called chronic subdural hematoma, is becoming increasingly common as the population ages, prompting an New York University Langone Medical Center neurosurgeon, Dr.
NEW YORK, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- By 2030, chronic subdural hemorrhage (SDH) will be the most common adult brain condition requiring neurosurgical intervention in the U.
He was admitted but his condition began to deteriorate when he started vomiting and a further scan revealed he had suered a subdural haematoma - where blood collects between the skull and the surface of the brain.
A CT scan revealed a subdural haematoma - bleeding into the space between the fibrous membrane that covers the brain and the brain itself.
Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) is a constellation of medical findings: subdural hematoma, retinal bleeding, fractures, and cerebral edema from which physicians, consistent with current medical understanding, infer child abuse caused by violent shaking.
A resumed inquest held at Teesside Magistrates Court on Monday heard Mrs Leaper died from a subdural hematoma - bleeding on the brain - a week after falling from a hospital bed.
My 15-year-old daughter was hit by a car on her way to school last year and suffered multiple skull fractures and a subdural haematoma and nearly died.
Urgent CT scan of the head showed ' an acute subdural haematoma with mass effect, a midline shift and contusion of the brain substance'.
Head banging enthusiasts all over the world take the news with a pinch of salt, but unfortunately, a new research that appeared in the latest issue of The Lancet confirms that headbanging can cause a chronic subdural haematoma, most commonly known as a blood clot in the brain.