Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : January | Volume : 11 | Issue : 1 | Page : ZD50 - ZD52

Dangerous Headache: A Case of Dural Venous Sinus Thrombosis with Protein S Deficiency ZD50-ZD52

M Hari Kumar, D Angeline Deepthi, Deepak Ningombam Singh, Banu Virupakshappa, R Rahul

Dr. Hari Kumar,
Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Saveetha Dental College & Hospital, Saveetha University,
162, Masilamani Nagar, Seneerkuppam Bypass Road, Poonamallee-600077, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Dural Venous Sinus Thrombosis (DVST) is a sporadic cause of headache. DVST is a recherché complication of maxillary sinus infection. Maxillary sinusitis infection may spread directly to orbit via lamina papyracea and it is expedited by the presence veins of breschet. The authors present a clinical case of dural sinus thrombosis with protein S deficiency and also describe an effective management approach for DVST.