Zygomatic process of frontal bone fracture

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Victim of assault who was hit on the head.

Patient Data

Age: 27
Gender: Male

CT Brain

There is a simple fracture involving the superior and lateral aspect of the right orbital roof in its anterior portion, precisely on the zygomatic process of the frontal bone. Local soft tissue increase and oft tissue emphysema.

Case Discussion

This is a simple case of facial fracture

The remainder study, including the brain parenchyma was unremarkable. 

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Case information

rID: 39556
Published: 9th Sep 2015
Last edited: 9th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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