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Study of CT Findings in Patients with Chronic Headache

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dc.contributor.author Elhassn, Amal Fathelrahman Mohamed
dc.contributor.author Supervisor, -Ahmed Mostafa Abukonna
dc.date.accessioned 2018-10-11T07:10:40Z
dc.date.available 2018-10-11T07:10:40Z
dc.date.issued 2017-10-25
dc.identifier.citation Elhassn, Amal Fathelrahman Mohamed . Study of CT Findings in Patients with Chronic Headache \ Amal Fathelrahman Mohamed Elhassn ; Ahmed Mostafa Abukonna .- Khartoum:Sudan University of Science & Technology,College of Medical Radiologic Science,2017.-62p.:ill.;28cm.-M.Sc en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://repository.sustech.edu/handle/123456789/21643
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract The aim of this descriptive study was to evaluate the computed tomography findings of the brain in patients with headaches, as well as to evaluate the incidental findings that may present. The study aimed to identify the most common causes of headaches over again and find out feasibility of conducting tests of CTbrain scan of patients who suffer from headaches. The study conducted on 50 patients with headaches underwent a CT scan of the brain in AltamayozHospital; the sample contained 25 males and 25 females, their age rangedfrom 5 years to 100 years. Some patients were examined using the modified protocol for imaging the brain and the modification is limited to increasing the field of view only; Data were collected using data collection sheet designed by researcher to include all the variables in the study and the data analyzed using (Statistical Package for Social Sciences). The study revealed that the main findings of CT brain were Normal (56%), (24%) showed sinusitis, (10%) showed infarction, (4%) showed hemorrhage, (2%) showed calcifications and (4%) showed brain stroke. The study found that the majority of patients suffering migraine had normal CT brain, as (26) out of (50) patients of headache had normal CT brain. Based on the percentages above CT examination for the brain in cases of headache could be conducted especially under adequate clinical examination. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Sudan University of Science & Technology en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Sudan University of Science and Technology en_US
dc.subject Medical Radiologic Sciences en_US
dc.subject Diagnostic Radiologic en_US
dc.subject CT Findings in Patients en_US
dc.subject Chronic Headache en_US
dc.title Study of CT Findings in Patients with Chronic Headache en_US
dc.title.alternative دراسة نتائج فحص الدماغ بالاشعة المقطعية المحوس بة لدى مرضى الصداع المزمن en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US


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