By B. G. Brogdon, Hermann Vogel, John D. McDowell
The result of aggression opposed to people could be hideously visible, yet can also be fullyyt hid from informal inspection. frequently, in simple terms exploration of the hidden recesses of the brain through psychiatric evaluate, or radiologic exploration of the interior recesses of the physique can display the facts of such violence. This booklet specializes in the latter.
A Radiologic Atlas of Abuse, Torture, Terrorism, and Inflicted Trauma combines the lifetime adventure of 2 unusual radiologists and a well known odontologist to supply an unparalleled number of radiographs depicting the result of violence at the human body.
Victims of aggression variety from the tiniest toddler to whole populations. confidently you are going to by no means come across each state of affairs coated during this ebook. although, for those who encounter any, you want A Radiologic Atlas of Abuse, Torture, Terrorism, and Inflicted Trauma close by.
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29 This 3-month-old reportedly slipped from her mother’s hands in the bath and suffered a simple frontal fracture under a large hematoma. She was stable with no neurological symptoms and was sent home. She was returned to another hospital one month later. (A) The frontal fracture is widened (arrows). (B) There is a partially calciﬁed subgaleal hematoma (open arrows), fresh subdural blood (arrowheads), and cerebral edema. (Courtesy of Dr. U. 31 Unenhanced CT shows blood in interhemispheric ﬁssure, scattered subarachmoid hemorrhages.
Conditions which may be related to maternal alcohol intake include: (A) syndactyly, both soft tissue and bony (arrow); (B) duplication of the kidney and ureter (arrow); (C) craniopharyngioma (arrow) producing enlargement of the sella turcica and erosion of the dorsum sella. 48 (A) Congenital rickets in a Beduin infant. Note the malacic bone with loss of cortico-medullary distinction and the widened, frayed metaphysis with no zone of provisional calciﬁcation. (B) Pregnant Beduin female with insufﬁciency fractures in both superior pubic rami (large arrows).
A radiologic atlas of abuse, torture, terrorism, and inflicted trauma by B. G. Brogdon, Hermann Vogel, John D. McDowell