An unusual complication of invasive video-EEG monitoring: subelectrode hematoma without subdural component: case report


Bozkurt G., Ayhan S., DERİCİOĞLU N. , SAYGI S. , AKALAN N.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, cilt.26, sa.8, ss.1109-1112, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 26 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00381-010-1135-9
  • Dergi Adı: CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1109-1112

Özet

The potential complications of the subdural electrode implantation providing identification of the seizure focus and direct stimulation of the cerebral cortex for defining the eloquent cortical areas are epidural and subdural hematoma, cortical contusions, infection, brain edema, raised intracranial pressure, CSF leakage, and venous infarction have been previously reported in the literature.