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
CT

Bilateral rather symmetrical extracranial parietooccipital cephalohaematomas

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
Published: 7th Jan 2014
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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