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Epidural hematoma (CT) (1)

(A)Skull base and (B) convexity axial head CTs from 45-year-old man demonstrate a large right temporal fossa epidural hematoma extending from the temporal floor (A) to the high convexity with brain shift and uncal herniation (B). (Contributed by Dr. Saul S Schwarz.)

Associated Disorders

  • Alcohol intoxication
  • Cerebral contusion
  • Cerebral edema
  • Communicating hydrocephalus
  • Depressed skull fracture
  • Diffuse axonal injury
  • Illicit drug intoxication
  • Intraparenchymal hematoma
  • Intraventricular hemorrhage
  • Linear skull fracture
  • Obstructive hydrocephalus
  • Scalp laceration
  • Subdural hematoma
  • Subgaleal hematoma
  • Transtentorial herniation
  • Trauma
  • Traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage
  • Uncal herniation