EPIDURAL HEMATOMA

The accumulation of blood in the space above the dura mater caused by a blood vessel rupture.

EPIDURAL HEMATOMA: "Joe's epidural hematoma was caused by a blow to the head."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EPIDURAL HEMATOMA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/epidural-hematoma/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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