Cephalohaematoma

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Presentation

Traumatic delivery. Now 3 months old. Lump on the back of head.

Patient Data

Age: 3 months
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Large calcified crescentic mass inferior to the vertex. Feautures of a calcified cephalohaematoma.

Case Discussion

Large crecentic calcified mass just below the vertex.  The lateral view does not help to lateralise the mass, but it has the classical features of a cephalohaematoma.

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Case Information

rID: 23971
Case created: 21st Jul 2013
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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