Case of the Month
Our Imaging Case of the Month is presented as a part of the imaging department's residency teaching program. Each month a resident collaborates with one of our attending imaging physicians to present an interesting case to the Cedars-Sinai medical community. The case is used to teach both imaging and other residents at Cedars-Sinai. Below is the current Case of the Month:
Submitted by Blake Kightlinger, MD, and Thomas J. Learch , MD.
- AM is a 7 month old boy with history of prematurity and complex medical history who was noted to have a bulging anterior fontanelle.
- Temp: 97.4 °F (36.3 °C)
- BP: 100/70 mmHg
- Heart Rate: 112
- Respiratory Rate: 44
- SpO2: 93 %
- Fontanelle full but soft
- Moving all extremities
- A head ultrasound was ordered for further work up.
For a full-size image, please click on Premature Baby .
True or False: US shows an enlarged extra axial space.
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