Cerebellar infarction

Case contributed by David Puyó


Dysarthria and ataxia.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

CT brian: 3 days after symptom onset

Patient was scanned three days after onset of symptoms. CT demonstrates hypodense lesions in both cerebellar hemispheres (right > left), the largest confined to the right superior cerebellar artery territory. 


MRI demonstrated the CT corresponding areas to show diffusion restriction

Case Discussion

This case illustrates typical appearances of established cerebellar ischemic strokes.

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Case information

rID: 16625
Published: 4th Feb 2012
Last edited: 4th Oct 2015
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