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ESQUIVEL MIRANDA, Miguel et al. Hematoma subdural crónico: Análisis de 95 casos. Med. leg. Costa Rica [online]. 2012, vol.29, n.1, pp.17-21. ISSN 2215-5287.

Chronic subdural hematoma is a relatively common disease prevalent in elderly patients. It has an insidious onset, and its diagnosis is based on clinical and radiologic studies like computalized tomography( CT). Its´ management is usually surgical and it has a good prognosis. This study, analyzed a sample of 95 medical records of patients with this diagnosis, initial symptoms, pre and post CT diagnosis, treatment and outcome

Keywords : Chronic subdural hematoma; Glasgow Coma Scale; burr; craniotomy; CT.

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