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Disease Skull Fracture, Depressed

Name Skull Fracture, Depressed
Synonyms Compound Depressed Skull Fracture | Compound Depressed Skull Fractures | Depressed Skull Fracture | Depressed Skull Fractures | Fracture, Depressed Skull | Fractures, Depressed Skull | Skull Fracture, Compound Depressed | Skull Fractures, Compound Depressed | Skull Fractures, Depressed
Definition A skull fracture characterized by inward depression of a fragment or section of cranial bone, often compressing the underlying dura mater and brain. Depressed cranial fractures which feature open skin wounds that communicate with skull fragments are referred to as compound depressed skull fractures.
Categories Nervous system disease | Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D020204

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1. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skull Fractures Skull Fracture, Depressed
2. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Fractures, Bone Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skull Fractures Skull Fracture, Depressed
3. DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Trauma, Nervous System Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Craniocerebral Trauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skull Fractures Skull Fracture, Depressed

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