Open skull fracture with subarachnoid haemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Patient presented comatose after falling on the head in her home.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female

Non-contrast CT head and bone window showing left occipital fracture with underlying pneumocephalus and traumatic subarachnoid haemorrhage.

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Case information

rID: 14791
Published: 28th Aug 2011
Last edited: 11th Oct 2015
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