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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 229-231

Growing skull fracture with cerebrospinal fluid fistula: A rare case report and its management strategies

Department of Neurosurgery, SMS Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

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Saurabh Jain
33, Uniara Gardens, Near Trimurti Circle, Jaipur, Rajasthan
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DOI: 10.4103/1793-5482.161182

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The growing skull fracture (GSF) occurs in younger age group as a sequel of trauma. The most common site of these lesions is parietal region. Here we are presenting a case of GSF of posterior fossa with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) fistula. As per literature, we have not found a single case of GSF in the posterior fossa with CSF fistula. The aim of this presentation is discussing the unusual presentation of GSF and its management.

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