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Asymptomatic Intracranial Foreign Body: An Incidental Finding on Radiography

Mohammadreza Maghsoudi 1 , Bita Shahbazzadegan 2 , 3 , * and Arastoo Pezeshki 4
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1 Emergency Department, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 School of Medicine, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, IR Iran
3 Department of Public Health, School of Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Neurosurgery, Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, IR Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: May 01, 2016, 21 (2); e22206
  • Published Online: May 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 4, 2014
  • Revised: June 11, 2015
  • Accepted: July 15, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.22206

To Cite: Maghsoudi M, Shahbazzadegan B, Pezeshki A. Asymptomatic Intracranial Foreign Body: An Incidental Finding on Radiography, Trauma Mon. 2016 ; 21(2):e22206. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.22206.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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