Pneumocephalus

Known as: Airocele, Cranial, Cranial Pneumocysts, Gas, Intracranial 
Presence of air or gas within the intracranial cavity (e.g., epidural space, subdural space, intracerebral, etc.) which may result from traumatic… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECT Postsurgical pneumocephalus is an unavoidable sequela of craniotomy. Sufficiently large volumes of intracranial air can… (More)
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2004
2004
UNLABELLED Pneumocephalus is a well known complication of spinal and epidural anesthesia, but it is extremely rare after… (More)
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2001
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2001
Chronic subdural hematoma (CSDH) is one of the most common clinical entities in daily neurosurgical practice. The diagnosis and… (More)
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2000
2000
Tension pneumocephalus has been reported most frequently after posterior fossa surgery performed in the sitting position. We… (More)
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2000
2000
A case of tension pneumocephalus and pneumorachis secondary to a subarachnoid pleural fistula after thoracic spinal surgery is… (More)
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1994
1994
BACKGROUND Pneumocephalus occurs in a variety of clinical settings and has important anesthetic implications, particularly if N2O… (More)
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1990
1990
Posterior fossa tension pneumocephalus (PFTP) is a very rare clinical entity – the few case reports available prove how rare… (More)
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1988
1988
The computerized tomography (CT) findings were analyzed in five cases of subdural tension pneumocephalus following surgery for… (More)
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1979
1979
Two patients developed subdural tension pneumocephalus after undergoing posterior fossa surgery performed in the sitting position… (More)
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1976
1976
A case of tension pneumocephalus after the insertion of a ventriculoperitoneal shunt for aqueductal stenosis is reported. The… (More)
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