Copper beaten skull

Case contributed by Dr Thomas O'Neill

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Incidental finding on trauma CT

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
CT

Incidental finding on trauma CT of gyral impressions on the inner table of the skull (Copper beaten skull).

The sagittal skull suture is absent, but there is no scaphocephaly.

Case Discussion

Case written with Dr Vikas Shah and Dr Arif Syed.

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Case information

rID: 46648
Published: 12th Jul 2016
Last edited: 10th Feb 2020
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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