Successful Non-Operative Treatment of Congenital ‘Pin-Pong’ Fracture in a Newborn Delivered by Caesarean Section

Successful Non-Operative Treatment of Congenital ‘Pin-Pong’ Fracture in a Newborn Delivered by Caesarean Section

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Aliyu Muhammad Koko
Department of neurosurgery, regional centre for neurosurgery Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital Sokoto, Nigeria

A B S T R A C T

A two weeks old female neonate presented to our centre with congenital pin-pong fracture observed after delivery via caesarean section. Spontaneous elevation of the depression was achieved with watchful waiting. Literature relevant to this case was reviewed.

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Case Report
Publication history
Received: Tue 31, Dec 2019
Accepted: Sat 25, Jan 2020
Published: Fri 31, Jan 2020
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© 2019 Aliyu Muhammad Koko. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Hosting by Science Repository. All rights reserved.
DOI: 10.31487/j.AJSCR.2020.01.02