An incidental finding on computed tomography scanBMJ 2017; 358 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.j3500 (Published 03 August 2017) Cite this as: BMJ 2017;358:j3500
- Anan Shtaya, clinical lecturer in neurosurgery,
- Bassam Dabbous, consultant neurosurgeon
- St George’s University Hospital NHS Trust and St George’s University of London, London, UK
- Correspondence to Anan Shtaya .
A 10 year old girl was referred for a computed tomography (CT) scan of the head after having had intermittent headaches for two months following a head injury (fig 1⇓). On examination, she had bilateral papilloedema. The main finding on the CT scan was a left subacute subdural haematoma. What else is shown in the …