Aa
A
A
A
Close
Neurology Community
45.2k Members
Avatar universal

sigmoid sinus thrombosis

My 2 year old little girl suffered from mastoiditis April this year, she had antibuotics and an operation to remove the infection and insert a grommit and everything went fine. After surgery her consultant said there appeared to be a clot and she would require an mri to see the extent of the damage. The mri was completed two weeks later, she had a clot however we were told to go home and come back in September for another mri to see if it would go on its own. She is now 3 and we returned for mri no 2. The results showed absolutely no change and then we were sent home to await an appointment. I read her notes and the clot is described as sigmoid sinus thrombosis. What does this mean and what would our options be?
0 Responses
Have an Answer?
Top Neurology Answerers
620923 tn?1452915648
Allentown, PA
5265383 tn?1483808356
ON
1756321 tn?1547095325
Queensland, Australia
1780921 tn?1499301793
Queen Creek, AZ
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Find out how beta-blocker eye drops show promising results for acute migraine relief.
In this special Missouri Medicine report, doctors examine advances in diagnosis and treatment of this devastating and costly neurodegenerative disease.
Here are 12 simple – and fun! – ways to boost your brainpower.
Discover some of the causes of dizziness and how to treat it.
Discover the common causes of headaches and how to treat headache pain.
Two of the largest studies on Alzheimer’s have yielded new clues about the disease