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    1983

Pneumatization of the occipital bone as a cause of radiolucent skull lesions.

@article{Lo1983PneumatizationOT,
  title={Pneumatization of the occipital bone as a cause of radiolucent skull lesions.},
  author={William W. M. Lo and E Zapanta},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={4 6},
  pages={
          1249-50
        }
}
A 67-year-old man was admitted to the St. Vincent Medical Center (SVMC) for biopsy of an occipital bone lesion. Several months before , following a coughing spell, he noticed a small mass and some discomfort in the occipital region. There was no drainage or redness. More recently he felt discomfort involving the left side of the head and the left ear . A few weeks before admission, while under the care of a different physic ian, the patient had the small mass in the occ ipital reg ion exc ised… CONTINUE READING

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