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What is occipitial soft tissue edema?
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Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice
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In brief: Swelling back head
Occipital (back of head) soft tissue edema just means 'swelling'.
The possible causes are trauma (bump/bruise) or infection (cellulitis).

In brief: Swelling back head
Occipital (back of head) soft tissue edema just means 'swelling'.
The possible causes are trauma (bump/bruise) or infection (cellulitis).
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