Higroma subdural secundario a la rotura de quiste aracnoideo intracraneal: descripción de 2casos y revisión de la literatura.
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Neurocirugia (Asturias, Spain), ISSN: 2340-6305, Vol: 29, Issue: 5, Page: 260-264
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The appearance of a subdural hygroma after the rupture of an arachnoid cyst wall is extremely rare, with very few cases described in the literature. Most cases are due to a traumatic cause. The therapeutic approach in symptomatic cases is controversial, with a current tendency toward conservative management initially. In those cases that require surgical treatment, multiple therapeutic options are available, with fenestration techniques being recommended as first-line treatment. We describe 2cases treated in our centre and review the literature.