Excellent Outcome in Midbrain Contusion: An Uncommon Report
Bansal S* and Mahapatra AK
Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Bansal S
Department of Neurosurgery
All India Institute of Medical Sciences
Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: February 27, 2016; Accepted Date: April 19, 2016; Published Date: April 29, 2016
Citation: Bansal S, Mahapatra AK (2016) Excellent Outcome in Midbrain Contusion: An Uncommon Report. Med Rep Case Stud 1:111. doi: 10.4172/2572-5130.1000111
Copyright: © 2016 Bansal S, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Traumatic brain injuries are an important cause of death for patients younger than 50 years of age. Brain stem hemorrhage after blunt head injury is a rare event. The relationship between the presence of brain stem injury and clinical outcome is unclear and has varied significantly. Our case highlights an uncommon case of good outcome after midbrain contusion after severe head injury.