Interhemispheric lipoma masquerading as pneumocranium in a patient with head injury.


Head injury is very commonly seen in the emergency department (ED) worldwide, and almost, an unenhanced computed tomography scan of the brain suffices for patients seen in the ED presenting after trauma or with a new neurologic deficit. Intracranial lipomas are usually asymptomatic, and they are often an occasional finding. In head injury cases, lipomas are… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2008.07.044


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