Cephalohaematoma

Case contributed by Gerry Gardner

Presentation

Presented with right-sided parietal lump.

Patient Data

Age: 10 weeks
Gender: Male
X-ray

Appearances consistent with a calcified cephalohaematoma.

Case Discussion

A 10-week old baby presented with a palpable lump in the right parietal region of the skull vault. Plain film imaging appears to confirm the clinical diagnosis of a cephalohaematoma.

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Case information

rID: 57079
Published: 7th Dec 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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