Skull fracture

What is Skull fracture?

This is when the skull which is the bone that forms the structure of your head is broken.

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18 month old child has Osteogenesis Imperfecta has skull fracture with some swelling lives in small town the child doctor is not educated in the...

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Osteogenesis imperfecta or the brittle bone disease is a genetic disorder, life long problem with as such no 'cure'. But child is helped by extra...

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My father-in-law is on holiday in XXXXXXX and has suffered a skull fracture. How soon after he is released from the hospital will he be able to...

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Dear Friend,

Thanks for the query.

If skull fracture is linear and undisplaced and there is no internal bleeding or Cerebro Spinal Fluid (CSF)...

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My husband has a possible skull fracture. He wont go to the doctor here but will see his doctor in Hawaii. What is the danger in flying. He fell...

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Hi there,

Thanks for your query.

A leakage of cerebro-spinal fluid indicates fracture of the skull-base and needs IMMEDIATE attention.

Since the...

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