Spontaneous spinal subarachnoid hemorrhage associated with subdural hematoma at different spinal levels
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s10140-008-0792-4
We describe the clinical features and MR-imaging findings of spontaneous spinal subarachnoid hemorrhage located in the lumbar spine associated with subdural hematoma at a higher, thoracic level in a 66-year-old man without neurological deficit. The sequential MR-imaging changes of hemorrhage at various stages in its evolution are portrayed. The possible pathogenetic mechanism for these very unusual, combined hemorrhages in both spinal compartments is discussed.