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Acute vertebrobasilar ischemic infarction

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam


Acute loss of consciousness

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male

Small left occipital lobe hypo density. hyper-dense basilar artery with vertebral arteries atherosclerosis.

abnormal high T2/FLAIR seen in the posterior circulation distribution with restriction of diffusion on DWI in keeping with acute vertebra-basilar ischemic infarction.

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Case information

rID: 25220
Published: 13th Oct 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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