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Headache and a history of brain surgery

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 28-year-old woman presented to the emergency room with headaches.
  • She reported having undergone brain surgery many years ago, but did not recall the exact type
    of surgery.

  • Non-enhanced CT of the skull was performed to investigate.