Delayed traumatic intracerebral hematomas. Report of three cases

J Neurosurg. 1978 Jun;48(6):1019-22. doi: 10.3171/jns.1978.48.6.1019.

Abstract

Three patients are reported who developed delayed intracerebral hematomas following closed head injuries. Two patients showed hematomas within 24 hours after a normal computerized tomogram. All three were treated surgically, and two had good results.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain Injuries / complications*
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / diagnostic imaging
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / etiology*
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / surgery
  • Female
  • Hematoma / diagnostic imaging
  • Hematoma / etiology*
  • Hematoma / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Time Factors
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed