oa South African Medical Journal - Extradural haemorrhage: a study of ten cases
|Article Title||Extradural haemorrhage: a study of ten cases|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Union Corporation of Mines|
|Publication Date||May 1920|
|Pages||155 - 158|
|Keyword(s)||Extradural, Haemorrhage, Mine-workers, Tauma and Violence|
Histories of ten cases of extradural haemorrhage are given Cases mostly from localised violence following assault. Cerebral damage therefore minimal. Where initial cerebral damage is slight, prognosis good as indicated by ten recoveries. It should be borne in mind that the possible sites of extra-dural haemorrhage are wide and not confined to the temporal region.
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