Head Injuries

  • Koreaki Mori


There has been remarkable improvement in the ease of diagnosis of head injuries following the introduction of MRI. This includes the discovery of lesions which previously could often not be detected by CT, such as slight cerebral contusions which appear as high signal intensities in the T2 weighted image.


Head Injury High Signal Intensity Brain Water Content Chronic Subdural Hematoma Intracranial Hematoma 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Koreaki Mori
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  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryKochi Medical SchoolKohasu, Okoh-cho, Nankoku, Kochi, 783Japan

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