Transcranial stab wounds: a report of three cases and suggestions for management.

@article{Herring1988TranscranialSW,
  title={Transcranial stab wounds: a report of three cases and suggestions for management.},
  author={C J Herring and Alan B. Lumsden and S. Tindall},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={1988},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={658-62}
}
Transcranial stab wounds are uncommon. Three such cases are presented. The severity of the wounds may vary from innocuous to devastating. Skull films are useful in delineating the depth of penetration. The presence of the knife blade in situ may make the computed tomographic scan impossible to perform or difficult to interpret. Cerebral angiography may be… CONTINUE READING