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is a blood clot that occurs on the outside of the brain between the skull and the surface of the brain and usually occurs when a violent blow breaks a blood vessel and forms a pressurized pocket of blood. This growing hematoma exerts pressure on the brain. These types of hematomas are less common then subdural hematomas.
The best approach to treatment depends on the location and the amount of compression the blood clot is creating on the delicate tissues.
At Parker Adventist Hospital, we have skilled neurosurgeons with the expertise to choose the right treatment choice based on an individual's needs. We have a specialized intensive care unit where the nursing staff is trained and skilled in giving the best care to the neuroscience patient.
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