Subdural hematoma in an adult following a blast injury

Case report

J. M. K. Murthy M.D. 1 , J. S. Chopra D.Ch., Ph.D., F.R.C.P. 1 and D. R. Gulati M.S. 1
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  • 1 Departments of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
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✓ A case is reported of chronic subdural hematoma in a civilian who was injured when a pipe exploded while being cleaned by air blasting. The literature regarding the pathogenesis of blast injury is reviewed.

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Address reprint requests to: J. S. Chopra, D.Ch, Ph.D., F.R.C.P., Head of Department of Neurology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh-160012, India.
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