Imaging of Cerebral Venous and Sinus Thrombosis

  • Mohammad Saadatnia Isfahan neurosciences research center, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences.
Keywords: Cerebral venous, Sinus thrombosis, Computerized tomography(CT), Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).


Early   and correct diagnosis of cerebral venous and sinus thrombosis (CVST) is necessary for prompt management of this disorder. Neuro-imaging is a crucial part of diagnosis of CVST.  I reviewed the findings of non-enhanced computerized tomography (CT), Contrast enhanced CT, CT venography (CTV), different techniques of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), MR venography, and digital subtraction angiography. I also reviewed the potential pitfalls in image interpretation.


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How to Cite
Saadatnia, M. (2016). Imaging of Cerebral Venous and Sinus Thrombosis. Galen Medical Journal, 5(S1), 43-47.