Cortical infarct with MCA disease

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

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Case Discussion

This 36 year old man presented with right sided weakness consistent with a partial anterior circulation stroke (PACS).

CT on admission was normal.

MRI confirmed cortical infarction with background atherosclerosis and disease in the left MCA and both ACAs.

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Case information

rID: 6137
Case created: 1st May 2009
Last edited: 20th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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