[Conservative or surgical treatment for foreign body injuries of the brain]

Zentralbl Neurochir. 1992;53(2):69-73.
[Article in German]

Abstract

Presenting our patients with cerebral foreign body injuries since 1954 we find that surgical management is not absolutely indispensable. Criteria for conservative management are presented with illustrative cases.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Brain / diagnostic imaging
  • Brain / surgery*
  • Brain Injuries / diagnostic imaging
  • Brain Injuries / surgery*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Foreign Bodies / diagnostic imaging
  • Foreign Bodies / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Wounds, Gunshot / diagnostic imaging
  • Wounds, Gunshot / surgery
  • Wounds, Penetrating / diagnostic imaging
  • Wounds, Penetrating / surgery*
  • Wounds, Stab / diagnostic imaging
  • Wounds, Stab / surgery