Run Time: 3 minutes
Author: Dr. Eric Miller
- Pneumoencephaly, simply, is intracranial air. This appears black on a CT scan as shown in the first image above.
- Most common causes of pneumencephaly is post-surgical, infectious organism, and trauma.
- A Mount Fuji sign indicates a tension pneumocephaly and is shown in the middle image above.
Link to Podcast: http://medicalminute.madewithopinion.com/pneumoencephaly/