Traumatic cerebral hemorrhages with skull fracture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


History of head injury due to a car accident

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

CT shows a right temporal fracture with subgaleal hematoma, subdural hemorrhage and subarachnoid hemorrhage.

Case Discussion

In this case we see multiple cerebral hemorrhages, typical findings following high energy head trauma.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 26266
Published: 10th Dec 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.