February 18, 2011

Stabbing Headaches??? Maybe It's A Knife in the Head...

At least it was for one patient who suffered stabbing headaches for 4 years after being mugged... and another due to a nailgun accident who complained mainly of a toothache...

As unbelievable as it sounds, neither patients realized they had a knife/nail in their head until an x-ray was done showing the culprit.

Read more in the LA Times story here.

Read the MSNBC story here.
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