Traumatic brain injuries

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Fell off a ladder

Patient Data

Age: 57
Gender: Female

CT Brain

Modality: CT

CT images show frontal lobe contusions - being larger on the left - as well subdural haematomas extendind through parafalcine region. There is also a right parietal extradural haematoma and extensive skull fractures (there is a mild depressed posterior skull fracture). 

 

20 days later

Modality: CT

CT images show subdural haematomas and cerebral contusion's reabsorption, remaining the extradural haematoma and a hypoattenuating area on left frontal lobe. 

Case Discussion

Multiple traumatic injuries. 

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Case Information

rID: 31949
Case created: 7th Nov 2014
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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