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An unusual case of subdural haematoma presenting to the accident and emergency department
  1. S Chillala,
  2. C Read,
  3. P A Evans
  1. Accident and Emergency Department, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester LE1 5WW, UK
  1. Correspondence to: Mr Chillala(shekhar_chillala{at}


A case of subdural haematoma associated with an intracranial arachnoid cyst is reported. The pathogenesis, clinical presentation and treatment options of intracranial arachnoid cysts is discussed.

  • intracranial arachnoid cysts
  • subdural haematoma

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