Tentorial tear due to birth injury

Lacerations of tentorium cerebelli due to Birth trauma, usually resulting in infratentorial haemorrhages; lesser degrees of tentorial Injury most commonly associated with subdural bleeds.

Additional Information

Lacerations of tentorium cerebelli due to Birth trauma, usually resulting in infratentorial haemorrhages; or lesser degrees of tentorial Injury produced by horizontal or vertical Stress on the tentorium After head compression between the vertex and base of the skull or in the occipital-frontal diameter. The stretch of the tentorium leads to rupture of the tributaries of Galenā??s Vein at its fixed juncture to the straight sinus. Tentorial tear is most commonly associated with a subdural hematoma. A second cause of tentorial tearing is occipital osteodiastasis

Causes

  • Birth (finding)
  • Signs & Symptoms

  • Rupture (morphologic abnormality)
  • Where it Occurs

  • Structure of tentorium cerebelli (body structure)
  • Entire tentorium cerebelli (body structure)
  • Also Known As

  • tentorial tear
  • tentorial tear due to birth trauma
  • Related ICD 10 COde

    ICD 10 Code P10.4

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