Template:Epidural vs. subdural hematoma

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Hematoma type Epidural Subdural      
Location Between the skull and the outer endosteal layer of the dura mater Between the dura and the arachnoid
Involved vessel Temperoparietal locus (most likely) - Middle meningeal artery
Frontal locus - anterior ethmoidal artery
Occipital locus - transverse or sigmoid sinuses
Vertex locus - superior sagittal sinus
Bridging veins
Symptoms(depend on severity)[1] Lucid interval followed by unconsciousness Gradually increasing headache and confusion
CT appearance Biconvex lens Crescent-shaped

References

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  1. ^ http://www.brainline.org/multimedia/video/transcripts/Dr.Jane_Gillett-Whats_the_Difference_Between_a_Subdural_and_Epidural_Hematoma.pdf