From the case: Extradural haematoma

Axial non-contrast
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “Extra-axial biconvex collection associated with fracture suggestive of Extradural Haematoma.”

Used in the following articles:

  • Extradural haemorrhage - “ Extradural haematoma (EDH), also known as an epidural haematoma, is a collection of blood that forms between the inner surface of the skull and ou...”
  • Intracranial haemorrhage - “ Intracranial haemorrhage (ICH) is a collective term encompassing many different conditions characterised by the extravascular accumulation of bloo...”
  • Extra-axial - “ Extra-axial is a descriptive term to denote lesions that are external to the brain parenchyma, in contrast to intra-axial which describes lesions ...”
  • Extradural haemorrhage (summary) - “ Extradural haemorrhages (EDH) represent collections of blood in the extradural (epidural) space. The haemorrhage sits between the skull superficia...”
  • Neuroradiology for students (curriculum) - “ Neuroradiology curriculum for medical students is broadly split into content that refers to imaging (the test and findings) and conditions that ar...”
  • Neuroradiology: conditions (curriculum) - “ Neuroradiology conditions are broad in their aetiology and presentation. They can broadly be split into: true pathology (e.g. multiple sclerosis)...”
  • Midline shift (summary) - “ Midline shift is a finding described on transverse (axial) slices from CT and MRI studies. It describes the situation where the midline of the int...”

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