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Low-velocity penetrating craniocerebral injury in childhood


, : Low-velocity penetrating craniocerebral injury in childhood. Pediatric Neurosurgery 21(1): 45-49

Fifty-four children with low-velocity penetrating injury of the skull and brain are described. The incidence of septic complications was 43%, which is significantly higher than that seen in adults. Nine percent of children developed vascular complications. Due to the high septic complication rate, a more aggressive management protocol consisting of craniectomy and dural repair under antibiotic cover is suggested.

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PMID: 7947309

DOI: 10.1159/000120813


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