Normal brain CT (2-month-old)

Case contributed by Dr Yair Glick


Father was trying to nurse infant to sleep in his arms and dropped him. Infant clinically well.

Patient Data

Age: 2 months
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Normal head CT of a 2-month-old infant.
Note Wormian bones around lambdoid suture, mimicking fracture fragments caused by child abuse.​

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Case information

rID: 53369
Published: 14th May 2017
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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