Skull-Embedded Earring due to a Fall Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • Although earring-related injuries are well described, an earring becoming forcefully embedded in the skull is unusual and has not previously been reported in the literature. We present the case of an 11-year-old child who posed interesting therapeutic considerations given this presentation.

authors

  • Helleman, Krista
  • Andres, Kathleen
  • Lee, Jooho
  • Forward, Karen
  • Lim, Rodrick

publication date

  • October 2016