From the case: Pneumocephalus

Axial non-contrast
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ Pneumocephalus status post insertion of drains for evacuation of bilateral subdural hematomas. This case was donated to by Radswi...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Pneumocephalus - “ Pneumocephalus refers to the presence of intracranial gas, and in the vast majority of cases the gas is air. Rarely a gas forming infection can re...”
  • Tension pneumocephalus - “ Tension pneumocephalus is a neurosurgical emergency that occurs when subdural air causes a mass-effect over the underlying brain parenchyma, often...”
  • Mount Fuji sign - “ Mount Fuji sign is seen on cross sectional imaging and implies tension pneumocephalus is present.  The sign refers to the presence of air (pneumo...”

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