Cephalohaematoma

Case contributed by Dr Fakhry Mahmoud Ebouda

Presentation

Bilateral scalp swelling following vacuum delivery at the hospital.

Patient Data

Age: 10 days
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Bilateral rather symmetrical extracranial parietooccipital cephalohaematomas

Modality: Photo

Bilateral cephalohaematomas are separated by sutures.

Case Discussion

Typical shape of bilateral cephalohaematoma in coronal CT reconstructive images looks like classic bra appearance. because cephalohaematoma is limited by sutures.

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Case Information

rID: 26778
Case created: 7th Jan 2014
Last edited: 11th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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