Asymptomatic pneumocephalus after head trauma: case report

  title={Asymptomatic pneumocephalus after head trauma: case report},
  author={Ozge Ozberk Onur and Hasan Deniz Demir and {\"O}zlem Guneysel},
  journal={BMJ Case Reports},
A 66-year-old man was brought in to our emergency department (ED) with head trauma and was diagnosed with frontal located pneumocephalus based on a cranial computed tomography (CT) scan. At the time of arrival, he was alert and his Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) was 15. A neurological examination revealed no deficit and during follow-up in the ED his GCS did not deteriorate. Cranial CT scan demonstrated nasal fracture. On maxillofacial CT examination, we detected a nasal bone fracture, air loss and… Expand
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