Acute vertebrobasilar ischaemic infarction

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

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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 ischaemic infarction.

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Case information

rID: 25220
Case created: 13th Oct 2013
Last edited: 14th Jan 2016
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