Subgaleal Haematoma
Modality: Diagram (Subgaleal Haematoma)

- “ Diagrams of the layers of the scalp followed by the 3 types of scalp hematoma: caput succedaneum subgaleal hematoma cephalohaematoma ”

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  • Scalp hematoma - “ A scalp hematoma usually occurs following an injury at delivery although they are commonly seen with head trauma. Classification There are three...”
  • Subgaleal hematoma - “ Subgaleal hematoma describes scalp bleeding in the potential space between the periosteum and the galea aponeurosis. It is a rare but possibly let...”
  • Caput succedaneum - “ Caput succedaneum is a manifestation of birth trauma, and it consists of a subcutaneous serosanguineous fluid collection external to the Galeal ap...”
  • Cephalohaematoma - “ Cephalohaematomas are traumatic subperiosteal hematomas of the skull that are usually caused by birth injury. They are bound between the periosteu...”

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