Basal ganglia haemorrhage (CT)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Acute right sided weakness.

Modality: CT

Hyperdensity in the left basal ganglia consistent with haemorrhage.

Case Discussion

Basal ganglial haemorrhage is a common form of intracerebral haemorrhage, and usually as a result of poorly controlled long standing hypertension.

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Case Information

rID: 2672
Case created: 9th May 2008
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Tag: stroke
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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