Intracranial foreign body (sewing needle)

Case contributed by Dr Ceyhun Hacı

Presentation

Headache.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Sewing needle stuck in interhemispheric fissure having passed the superior sagittal sinus. 

Sewing needle stuck in interhemispheric fissure having passed the superior sagittal sinus. 

Case Discussion

This finding was found by chance during a CT examination of the paranasal sinuses.

It is not known when and how this occurred.

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Case information

rID: 70113
Published: 8th Aug 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Azerbaijan Medical University

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