Intracranial Hemorrhage

Contributed by: Yousuf Qaseem, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
Overview
  • Various subtypes of intracranial hemorrhage exist, each with a distinct etiology and anatomic location. Certain populations are at greater risk for various forms of intracranial hemorrhage. Classification of the hemorrhage is often done through the use of diagnostic imaging, which is essential given the potential for grave consequences if left untreated.
Topics