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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Brain Injuries +   
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak +  
Contusions +   
Cranial Nerve Injuries +   
Facial Injuries +   
Head Injuries, Closed +   
Traumatic injuries to the cranium where the integrity of the skull is not compromised and no bone fragments or other objects penetrate the skull and DURA MATER. This frequently results in mechanical injury being transmitted to intracranial structures which may produce TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES, hemorrhage, or CRANIAL NERVE INJURIES. (From Rowland, Merritt's Textbook of Neurology, 9th ed, p417)
Head Injuries, Penetrating  
Intracranial Hemorrhage, Traumatic +   
Post-Head Injury Coma  
Skull Fractures +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Blunt Head Injuries ;   Blunt Head Injury ;   Closed Head Injury ;   Closed Head Trauma ;   Closed Head Traumas ;   Nonpenetrating Head Injuries ;   Nonpenetrating Head Injury
Primary IDs: MESH:D016489 ;   RDO:0005053
Definition Sources: MESH:D016489

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