Neurological Sciences

, Volume 25, Supplement 3, pp s293–s295

Spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leak syndrome: report of 18 cases

  • E. Ferrante
  • R. Wetzl
  • A. Savino
  • A. Citterio
  • A. Protti
Article

Abstract.

We examined a group of 18 consecutive patients with spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leak syndrome (SCSFLS) and investigated clinical, MRI, radioisotope findings and therapeutic outcome of this syndrome.

Key words

Postural headache Spontaneous intracranial hypotension Meningeal enhancement Cerebrospinal fluid leak Subdural haematoma 

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Italia 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Ferrante
    • 1
  • R. Wetzl
    • 2
  • A. Savino
    • 2
  • A. Citterio
    • 1
  • A. Protti
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosciencesNiguarda Cà Granda HospitalMilanItaly
  2. 2.Emergency RoomNiguarda Cà Granda HospitalMilanItaly

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