Contrecoup Injury

An injury in which the damage is located on the opposite side of the primary impact site. A blow to the back of head which results in contrecoup injury to the frontal lobes of the brain is the most common type.
Also Known As:
Contre coup Injury; Contre-coup Injuries; Contrecoup Injuries; Injuries, Contre-coup; Injuries, Contrecoup; Injury, Contre-coup; Injury, Contrecoup; Contre-coup Injury
Networked: 3 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)


1. Fujii, Y: 1 article (01/2007)
2. Takahashi, T: 1 article (01/2007)
3. Takahashi, H: 1 article (01/2007)
4. Kubo, M: 1 article (01/2007)
5. Kato, K: 1 article (01/2007)
6. Ishikawa, R: 1 article (01/2007)
7. Uzuka, T: 1 article (01/2007)
8. Watanabe, T: 1 article (01/2007)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Contrecoup Injury:
1. Nylons (Nylon)IBA
2. AgarIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Traction
2. Sutures (Suture)