• sutures
  • In infants and small children, the effects of ICP differ because their cranial sutures have not closed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The eight cranial bones are separated by sutures : one frontal bone, two parietal bones, two temporal bones, one occipital bone, one sphenoid bone, and one ethmoid bone. (wikipedia.org)
  • dural sinuses
  • Other areas more susceptible to fractures are the cribriform plate, the roof of orbits in the anterior cranial fossa, and the areas between the mastoid and dural sinuses in the posterior cranial fossa. (wikipedia.org)
  • occurs
  • A hematoma is a collection of blood similar to a red to blue bruise that occurs on the skin with injury. (healthhype.com)
  • A subdural hematoma occurs when there is an abnormal collection of blood between the dura and the arachnoid, usually as a result of torn bridging veins secondary to head trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cerebellar
  • Cerebellar hematoma or brain-stem hematoma is an accumulation of blood within the cerebellum or brain stem respectively and are separate entities although often related. (healthhype.com)
  • Two other dural infoldings are the cerebellar falx and the sellar diaphragm: The cerebellar falx (or falx cerebelli) is a vertical dural infolding that lies inferior to the cerebellar tentorium in the posterior part of the posterior cranial fossa. (wikipedia.org)
  • preoperative
  • Clot thickness, hematoma volume, and midline shift on preoperative computed tomography (CT) scans have been shown to correspond with outcome. (medscape.com)
  • membrane
  • During insertion of the epidural needle, the patient felt a distinct sensation of membrane puncture followed by a postural headache and tinnitus, without nausea or vomiting. (asahq.org)