Published: 2016-12-19

5 Cases of traumatic double acute extradural hematoma in M. D. M hospital Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India

Ashuvi Kunjan Agay, Sunil Garg, Sharad Thanvi, Ketan Hedaoo


Double acute EDHs are extremely rare. It is an uncommon consequence of closed head injury and the reported incidence ranges from 2 to 25% in different series.5. It may be unilateral or bilateral. Bilateral EDH may be symmetrical (same region on opposite site) or asymmetrical (different region on opposite site). 

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