Vertex epidural haematoma manifesting with bilateral upper limb decerebrate posture: case report

  • JG Kiboi
  • IM Muriithi


Vertex epidural haematomas (VEDH) are rare and difficulties are encountered in diagnosis and management. This is a case report of a patient with a vertex epidural haematoma who presented with signs of severe head injury with upper limb decerebrate posture. We discuss the challenges of radiological investigation and neurosurgical management of VEDH.

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