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Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic

Aniqa Bano, Maqsood Ahmad, Rizwan Nazir.

Abstract
Pneumocephalus is a common presentation after road traffic accident but sometimes the extent of air is widespread causing compression
of the brain which results in a neurosurgical emergency. We present a case of an elderly male who developed tension pneumocephalus
secondary to road traffic accident and was advised surgical intervention by the neurosurgery team to relieve his symptoms.

Key words: Tension pneumocephalus, sub-dural, subarachnoid


 
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Bano A, MA, Nazir R. Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic. SAJEM. 2019; 2(1): 43-44.


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Bano A, MA, Nazir R. Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic. SAJEM. (2019), [cited July 17, 2019]; 2(1): 43-44.



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Bano, A., , . M. A. & Nazir, . R. (2019) Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic. SAJEM, 2 (1), 43-44.



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Bano, Aniqa, Maqsood Ahmad, and Rizwan Nazir. 2019. Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic. South Asian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2 (1), 43-44.



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Bano, Aniqa, Maqsood Ahmad, and Rizwan Nazir. "Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic." South Asian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2 (2019), 43-44.



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Bano, Aniqa, Maqsood Ahmad, and Rizwan Nazir. "Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic." South Asian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2.1 (2019), 43-44. Print.



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Bano, A., , . M. A. & Nazir, . R. (2019) Traumatic tension pneumocephalus mimic. South Asian Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2 (1), 43-44.