Skull fractures

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

Presentation

The child suffered a fall on the ground since four days ago, but he has no neurological symptoms did not suffer from vomiting,only has a swelling under the scalp.

Patient Data

Age: 12 months
Gender: Female
X-ray

Fracture in the left parietal bone with a hematoma under the scalp

Ultrasound

Ultrasound shows the overriding of bony calvarium.

Case Discussion

 

Fracture left parietal bone with a hematoma under the scalp.

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Case information

rID: 18374
Case created: 3rd Jul 2012
Last edited: 4th Dec 2015
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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