Occurence and recurrence of chronic subdural hematoma are associated with deficiency of Factor XIII activity

M. Molcanyi, B. Bosche, M. Kochanek, C. Dohmen, R. Goldbrunner & G. Brinker
Objective: Chronic subdural hematoma (cSDH) may occur spontaneously and may occasionally be followed by re-bleeding. Its pathophysiology, however, is poorly understood. Since the coagulation factor XIII (FXIII) is additionally involved in angiogenesis, endothelial barrier function and wound healing,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]