Epidural Anesthesia Complicated by Subdural Hygromas and a Subdural Hematoma

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Vien, Christine; Marovic, Paul; Ingram, Brendan;

Inadvertent dural puncture during epidural anesthesia leads to intracranial hypotension, which if left unnoticed can cause life-threatening subdural hematomas or cerebellar tonsillar herniation. The highly variable presentation of intracranial hypotension hinders timely... View more
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