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Descriptor English:   Hematoma, Epidural, Spinal 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hematoma Espinal Epidural 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hematoma Epidural Espinal 
Synonyms English:   Epidural Hematoma, Spinal
Epidural Hematomas, Spinal
Epidural Hemorrhage, Spinal
Epidural Hemorrhages, Spinal
Hematoma, Spinal Epidural
Hematomas, Spinal Epidural
Hemorrhages, Spinal Epidural
Spinal Epidural Hematomas
Spinal Epidural Hemorrhage
Spinal Epidural Hemorrhages
Hemorrhage, Spinal Epidural
Spinal Epidural Hematoma  
Tree Number:   C23.550.414.838.355
Definition English:   A rare epidural hematoma in the spinal epidural space, usually due to a vascular malformation (CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM VASCULAR MALFORMATIONS) or TRAUMA. Spontaneous spinal epidural hematoma is a neurologic emergency due to a rapidly evolving compressive MYELOPATHY. 
History Note English:   2005 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   38650 
Unique Identifier:   D046748 

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