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Hematoma, Subdural

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Definition

A subdural hematoma is a collection of blood on the surface of the brain.

Symptoms

  • Confused speech
  • Difficulty with balance or walking
  • Headache
  • Lethargy or confusion
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Numbness
  • Seizures
  • Slurred speech
  • Visusal disturbances
  • Weakness

In infants:

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