POST CRANIECTOMY ENDOSCOPIC CSF LEAK CLOSURE WITH SINKING SKIN FLAP SYNDROME-A CASE REPORTJournal: University Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialities (Vol.5, No. 10)
Publication Date: 2019-12-02
Authors : CHANDRU R;
Page : 101-103
Keywords : CSF rhinorrhea; trephine syndrome; sinking skin flap syndrome;
Syndrome of the trephined or sinking skin flap syndrome is an unusual syndrome in which neurological deterioration occurs following removal of a large skull bone flap. The neurological status of the patient can occasionally be strongly related to posture. We report a case of 33 year old male patient with CSF rhinorrhea following bi-frontal craniectomy for which endoscopic closure of CSF leak done, following which patient developed sinking skin flap syndrome .
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