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Loss of consciousness after trauma

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 34-year-old man was brought to the emergency room after a motor vehicle accident.
  • The patient was unconscious after an initial lucid interval.
  • A non-enhanced MDCT examination of the brain was performed.