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Swelling on the forehead

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 36-year-old man noted a swelling of his left forehead. When asked, he stated that the swelling had been present for quite some time.
  • Non-enhanced CT of the head was performed and a bone kernel was reconstructed.