Frontal craniotomy

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Prior neurosurgery for meningioma. Fall. Fracture?

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Left frontal craniotomy.

The clips and outline to the replaced bone flap are outlined.

Case Discussion

Plain radiographs are now infrequently performed.   The craniotomy is well illustrated.

CT head is now commonly used with the facility to quickly observe the craniotomy on volume rendered reconstructions.

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Case information

rID: 59494
Published: 11th Apr 2018
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: tutong
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Rotherham Foundation Hospital Trust

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