Electrical injury to the central nervous system

Neurosurgery. 1986 Aug;19(2):282-4. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198608000-00020.

Abstract

A case of delayed spinal cord damage due to high voltage electric shock is presented. The literature on the subject is reviewed and discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain / pathology
  • Burns, Electric / pathology
  • Burns, Electric / surgery
  • Central Nervous System / injuries*
  • Central Nervous System / pathology
  • Central Nervous System / physiopathology
  • Electric Injuries* / pathology
  • Electric Injuries* / physiopathology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Muscles / physiopathology
  • Necrosis
  • Scalp
  • Skin / injuries
  • Surgical Flaps