Fractura de cráneo en lactante

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Fractura de cráneo en lactante

Las lesiones en la cabeza pueden producir fracturas de cráneo. Aunque el cráneo es tanto duro como elástico y proporciona una excelente protección al cerebro, un impacto o golpe severo puede ocasionar fractura de cráneo, la cual puede estar acompañada por lesión cerebral.

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  • Last Reviewed on 01/08/2012
  • Jacob L. Heller, MD, MHA, Emergency Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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