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Subdural Hematoma - Bilateral - Case 3

An 82 year-old man fell out bed. Afterwards, he was confused and was unsteady.

Outline the Subdural Hematoma

Axial MRI Scans: (Left) T1-weighted image; (Right) T2-weighted image. Looking closely, note the thin crescent shape overlying and compressing the left hemisphere. the signal is bright on T2 and dark on T1. Also, note there is a small subdural on the contralateral frontal lobe, seen best on the T1-weighted image.

Revised 05/20/06.
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