Basilar artery thrombosis

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Presentation

Brainstem stroke symptoms.

Patient Data

Gender: Female
CT

Filling defect in basilar artery consistent with basilar artery thrombosis.

Case Discussion

The patient progressed to clot lysis therapy but died within a week.

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Case information

rID: 14772
Published: 28th Aug 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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