POLISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.81, pp.34-35, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
Article / Article
POLISH JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
Pneumocephalus, pneumorrhachis, spinal surgery, late complication
Background: Pneumocephalus and pneumorrhachis are rare complications of neurosurgery. When a closed system such as the head and spinal area get injuried, it becomes open and the air can come in through that opening. In this case, we present a case of pneumocephalus and pneumorrhachis after spinal fusion surgery.