EPIDURAL Hematoma is most associated with ______ e.g, bike accidents. Usually an _____ is ruptured causing rapid of out-flowing of blood.
Bleeding between the ___ mater & ___ increases intracranial pressure about 20% fatal
A1: Severe A2: artery
A3: Dura A4: skull
EPIDURAL Hematoma - may have lucid period after drama followed by loss of _____? Fixed or dilated pupil on side of ____? weakness on side of _____ injury? Hernation of ____ due to increased cranial pressure.
A1: consciousness A2: injury
A3: opposite A4: Medulla
EPIDURAL Hematoma - when the Dura is stripped from skull it causes tremendous ___?
And requires prompt ____ intervention?
A1: headaches A2: surgical
blood clots caused by head trauma
outside the brain but inside the skull.
Epidural hematoma lies outside and ___ the dura mater
(on top of)
subdural hematoma lies inside (beneath) the dura mater and ___ the arachnoid mater
Epidural hematomas are usually caused by bleeding from an ?
subdural hematomas are usually due to bleeding from ______ that drain blood away from the surface of the brain.