Basal ganglia haemorrhage with intraventricular extenstion

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Sudden headache, left hemiplegia, and decreased conscious state.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Basal ganglia haemorrhage extending into the lateral ventricle.

Case Discussion

Basal ganglia haemorrhages often extend into the lateral ventricles, often with ensuing hydrocephalus. 

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Case information

rID: 19206
Published: 16th Aug 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: stroke
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