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Basilar skull fracture

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Basilar Skull Fractures

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Basilar Skull Fracture

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Basilar Skull Fractures with Subtitles

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Basilar skull fracture (Medical Condition)

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HANS Device - How it works and importance to prevent skull base fracture.

A basilar skull fracture is a break of a bone in the base of the skull. Symptoms may include bruising behind the ears, bruising around the eyes, or blood behind the ear drum. A cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak occurs in about 20% of cases and can result in fluid leaking from the nose or ear. Meningitis is a complication in about 14% of cases. Other complications include cranial nerve or blood vessel injury.
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