Neurological Surgery No Shinkei Geka Volume 16, Issue 3 (March 1988)

Epidural Hematoma without Intradural Lesion: Clinical study of 120 cases Makoto SUGIURA 1,2 , Aiko MATOBA 1 , Nobuhiko MORI 1 , Koichi KITAMURA 1 1Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Tokyo Women's Medical College Keyword: Epidural hematoma , Computed tomography , Prognosis , Fracture , Head injury pp.259-265
Published Date 1988/3/10
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One hundred twenty cases of epidural hematoma without intradural lesion treated between 1975 and 1983 to which CT scan was available, were presented.

Mortality rate was 1.7% and morbidity rate was 6.7%. In all cases of epidural hematoma including with and without intradural lesion in the same term (164 cases), mortality and morbidity rate were 7.3 and 10.4% respectively. Ninety five cases were male and 25 cases were female. Causes of injury were falls from a height (42 cases, 35%), traffic accident (41 cases, 34%), and falls at ground level (24 cases, 20%).

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Neurological Surgery 脳神経外科
16巻3号 (1988年3月)
電子版ISSN 1882-1251 印刷版ISSN 0301-2603 医学書院