Transorbital Impalement Injury with Massive Intracranial Lesion not Detected by Cranial CT Scan


An extraordinary case of transorbital penetration injury is presented. A 24-year-old male patient was involved in a fight and was pushed against a shelf. He immediately lost consciousness and was brought to hospital. A cranial computed tomogaphy (CT) scan showed a hemorrhage and brain edema over the left hemisphere with orbital roof fracture. A… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00062-010-0051-4


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