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Unusual self-inflicted penetrating craniocerebral injury by a nail

Shenoy, SN and Raja, A (2003) Unusual self-inflicted penetrating craniocerebral injury by a nail. Neurol India, 51 (3). pp. 411-413.

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Abstract

Penetrating injuries of the brain caused by a nail are rare. An interesting case of a patient with schizophrenia who attempted suicide by a self-inflicted penetrating intracranial injury using a nail is reported here. The literature related to this unusual case is reviewed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Penetrating, craniocerebral injury, foreign bodies, schizophrenia
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Neuro Surgery
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 25 Jun 2011 09:54
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2011 09:54
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/389

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