How to differentiate the headache of cerebral venous thrombo
Post-dural puncture headache (PDPH) has a benign course with most of the patients recovering completely with or without autologous epidural blood patch (AEBP). Very rarely PDPH can progress to cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT), especially in patients with hypercoagulable states. [1] The clinical presentation of CVT sometime mimics PDPH resulting in delayed diagnosis.

Read on to know more about a case of PDPH progressing to CVT, causing dilemma in diagnosis...;year=2016;volume=60;issue=5;spage=352;epage=354;aulast=Sherfudeen