TITLE

Urgent craniectomy for subdural hematoma in the 8-month-old infant with unrecognized hemophilia B

AUTHOR(S)
Jong Bun Kim; Jung, Hyun-Ju; Kyong Shil Im; Sang Woo Han; Lee, Sang-Hun
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Korean Journal of Anesthesiology;Jan2013, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
A letter to the editor discussing the case study of an eight month old male infant underwent an urgent decompressive craniectomy that is a neurosurgical procedure for subdural hematoma without an established hemophilia diagnosis is presented.
ACCESSION #
88001207

 

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