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Year : 2020  |  Volume : 68  |  Issue : 6  |  Page : 1459--1461

Modified Method of Multiple Cranial Burr Holes for Treatment of Total Scalp Avulsion

1 Department of Neurosurgery, Bansal Hospital, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
2 Department of Plastic Surgery, Bansal Hospital, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India

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Dr. Harshad Patil
Department of Neurosurgery, Bansal Hospital, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh – 462016
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DOI: 10.4103/0028-3886.304076

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Scalp avulsion is a rare but severe injury. It usually happens while using industrial or agriculture machinery. Scalp avulsion results from hair entrapment in a rotating machine. There are various options for treatment of scalp avulsion. Herein, the authors present a case of total scalp avulsion which was treated by multiple trephination technique using neurosurgical burr.


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