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Subgaleal hematoma in head injuries.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1126808     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
We have carried out clinical, radiological and some hematological evaluation of post-traumatic subgaleal hematoma in 55 Nigerians who were treated for head injuries at the he University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria, in 1970. Most hematomas spontaneously resolved within four weeks of the injury, so that masterly inactivity should be the first line of treatment for this entity.
Authors:
A Adeloye; E L Odeku
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International surgery     Volume:  60     ISSN:  0020-8868     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Surg     Publication Date:  1975 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1975-08-04     Completed Date:  1975-08-04     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0043524     Medline TA:  Int Surg     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  263-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Frontal Bone / injuries
Hematoma / etiology,  therapy*
Hemophilia A / complications,  therapy
Hemorrhagic Disorders / complications
Humans
Infant
Male
Middle Aged
Parietal Bone / injuries
Remission, Spontaneous
Skull Fractures / complications*
Time Factors

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