Acute hemorrhagic contusion

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi

Presentation

Head trauma 12 hours back

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Male
CT

Acute hemorrhagic contusion is noted in the right frontal lobe in cortical topography.

No subdural, epidural or intracerebral hematoma formation. 

Case Discussion

Cerebral hemorrhagic contusions is common in the setting of head injury and are usually seen in the convexities of the frontal lobes.

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