FRANCIS J. SCULLY, M.D., F.A.C.P.
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Spontaneous intraventricular hemorrhage is quite rare and when it occurs is usually promptly fatal. A recurrence of such a hemorrhage is therefore quite unusual. The following case is especially interesting because of the development of an extensive internal hydrocephalus following repeated intraventricular hemorrhages.
Mrs. J. S., aged 60, was seen in consultation with Dr. H. A. Ross of Arkadelphia on November 1, on account of a persistent headache and dizziness. On October 16 the patient had suddenly dropped over unconscious while sewing. She had previously felt well, and that morning had eaten breakfast as usual. She remained comatose
SCULLY FJ. INTERNAL HYDROCEPHALUS FOLLOWING REPEATED INTRAVENTRICULAR HEMORRHAGES1. Ann Intern Med. 1937;11:684–686. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-11-4-684
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1937;11(4):684-686.
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