The Lion King

Steven R Doherty
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (11): 712. || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2004.tb06537.x
Published online: 6 December 2004

A woman presented with a “roaring” headache and claimed that she had been chased all day by a lion. After a thorough assessment, I advised her that there was no lion and that it was all “in her head”. A computed tomography scan confirmed the presence of the lion and the woman went home reassured.

  • Steven R Doherty

  • Emergency Department, Tamworth Base Hospital, Tamworth, NSW.



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