Chronic subperiosteal hematoma of the skull in an adult: a case report

Neurosurgery. 1986 Aug;19(2):294-6. doi: 10.1227/00006123-198608000-00023.

Abstract

A unique case of chronic subperiosteal hematoma of the skull in an adult is reported. The possible pathogenetic mechanisms involved in the slowly progressive enlargement of the lesion are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Bone Diseases / diagnostic imaging
  • Bone Diseases / pathology
  • Bone Diseases / surgery
  • Chronic Disease
  • Hematoma / diagnostic imaging
  • Hematoma / pathology*
  • Hematoma / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Periosteum
  • Skull*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed