Non-contrast CT Scan of the brain. No evidence of an acute intracranial
hemorrhage, midline shift or mass effect is demonstrated. Of note is the
prominent thickening of the calvarium.
Axial CT with bone-windows and lateral view of the skull reveal
widening of the diploic space. The skull film also shows a
"hair-on-end" appearance to the calvarium.
Key words: skull metabolic systemic