A variant of the superficial middle cerebral vein mimicking an extraaxial hematoma

Gaurav Saigal, Eduardo Villalobos

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We report a case of a 65-year-old man who was admitted to the hospital on an emergent basis because of head trauma. Non-contrast-enhanced CT findings of the brain suggested a small extraaxial hematoma that was shown to be a superficial middle cerebral vein variant on subsequent MR images.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)968-970
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Neuroradiology
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Clinical Neurology

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