Compound elevated skull fracture

A clinical series of three patients with a review of the literature

Sachin Anil Borkar, G. L. Prasad, D. K. Gupta, Sumit Sinha, A. K. Mahapatra

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Abstract

AIM: Compound elevated fracture of the skull is an unusual variety of fracture of the cranial vault that has been rarely described in the currently available literature. The authors describe three such patients with post-traumatic compound elevated skull fracture. The pertinent literature is reviewed, the injury mechanism is highlighted and the management issues are discussed in detail.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)514-517
Number of pages4
JournalTurkish Neurosurgery
Volume23
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2013

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Skull Fractures
Open Fractures
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  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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Borkar, Sachin Anil ; Prasad, G. L. ; Gupta, D. K. ; Sinha, Sumit ; Mahapatra, A. K. / Compound elevated skull fracture : A clinical series of three patients with a review of the literature. In: Turkish Neurosurgery. 2013 ; Vol. 23, No. 4. pp. 514-517.
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In: Turkish Neurosurgery, Vol. 23, No. 4, 01.01.2013, p. 514-517.

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