Journal of Pediatric Neurosciences
NEUROIMAGING
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 173--174

External occipital protuberance projecting as downward curved horn presenting with intractable occipital pain: Report of a first case


Guru Dutta Satyarthee 
 Department of Neurosurgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Guru Dutta Satyarthee
Department of Neurosurgery, Room No. 714, Neurosciences Centre, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.
India

External occipital protuberance is normal anatomical entity, rarely it may show hyperostosis and may get prominent and causing pain and examination reveals presence of tender bony swelling. However, such occurrence is extremely uncommon.


How to cite this article:
Satyarthee GD. External occipital protuberance projecting as downward curved horn presenting with intractable occipital pain: Report of a first case.J Pediatr Neurosci 2019;14:173-174


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Satyarthee GD. External occipital protuberance projecting as downward curved horn presenting with intractable occipital pain: Report of a first case. J Pediatr Neurosci [serial online] 2019 [cited 2019 Nov 17 ];14:173-174
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