Brain infarction

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Elowaidy

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Confusion

Patient Data

Gender: Male
CT

There is a very subtle loss of differentiation of gray white matter junction in the left frontal region suggestive of acute infraction.

CT

Follow up CT

The infarction is now more apparent and there is possible cortical laminar necrosis as well .

Case Discussion

Paying a close attention to the gray white matter differentiation is very important in detecting subtle acute infarction.

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Case information

rID: 33133
Published: 14th Aug 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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