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Chronic subdural haematoma, an unusual injury from playing basketball.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  9865409     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Although the literature records instances of acute epidural haematoma and acute subdural haematoma related to playing basketball, there has not been a report of chronic subdural haematoma as a basketball injury. With the burgeoning interest in this sport in the United Kingdom and Europe, the possibility of this particular neurotrauma increases. Such an injury, along with the diagnosis and management of this often insidious lesion, is documented in this case report.
T M Keller; M C Holland
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  British journal of sports medicine     Volume:  32     ISSN:  0306-3674     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Sports Med     Publication Date:  1998 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-02-23     Completed Date:  1999-02-23     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0432520     Medline TA:  Br J Sports Med     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  338-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Pacific Neurosciences Institute, Orinda, CA 94563, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Basketball / injuries*
Chronic Disease
Diagnosis, Differential
Great Britain
Headache / etiology
Hematoma, Subdural / etiology*,  radiography
Migraine Disorders / diagnosis
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Vomiting / etiology

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