Stabbing of the skull with haemorrhage

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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History with-held.

Modality: CT

Stab injury to skull vault with a signature fracture and underlying large intraparenchymal hematoma.

Modality: CT

Volume rendered images clearly reveal the injury.

Case Discussion

This patient was stabbed in the head with a knife, resulting in a focal fracture and extensive intraparenchymal haemorrhage. 

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Case Information

rID: 5636
Case created: 1st Mar 2009
Last edited: 10th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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