Posts tagged #neurology

Cerebral Venous Sinus Thrombosis: The Forgotten Headache

Cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVT) is becoming recognized as a more common and treatable disorder in young patients. Unfortunately, headaches are overwhelmingly common complaints in the emergency department (ED), so CVT can be easy to miss since it has confusing clinical and imaging findings. This week we discuss this clinical entity, when to suspect it and what to order.