Table 1

Tumour type, haematoma incidence, and thromboelastogram (TEG) abnormality

Tumour typeCases
(n)
Cases with
haematoma
Surgery
required
TEG
abnormality
Meningioma311  (TBH)13  (DIC)
Acoustic neuroma74 (2 ICH, 1 EDH, 1 TBH)34 (1 PF, 3 DIC)
Glioma51 (TBH)1 (DIC)
Haemangioblastoma21 (TBH)11 (DIC)
Pineal gland2
Pituitary1
Neurocytoma11 (EDH)1 (DIC)
Craniopharyngioma11 (EDH)11 (PF)
  • EDH = Extradural haematoma; ICH = intracerebral haematoma; TBH = tumour bed haematoma; PF = primary fibrinolysis; DIC = disseminated intravascular coagulation.