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Ultra fast resolution of acute post-traumatic subdural haematoma
  1. H Mirzai1,
  2. C Yaldiz1,
  3. M Eminoglu1,
  4. S Orguc2
  1. 1Department of Neurosurgery, Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
  2. 2Department of Radiology, Celal Bayar University, School of Medicine, Manisa, Turkey
  1. Correspondence to:
 Dr Hasan Mirzai
 2040 Sok. Pamukkale 4/60 D:67, Mavisehir, Atakent, 35540, Izmir Turkey;

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