Haemorrhagic infarcts - vertebral artery occlusion

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


60 year old male with worsening stroke

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male


Case Discussion

Multiple haemorrhagic infarcts are seen in posterior circulation on both sides

Right cerebellar hemishere, bilateral thalami, Right PCA territory

Old infarct in the left temporal lobe

MR angio revelas occlusion of right vertebral artery

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Case information

rID: 10912
Published: 30th Sep 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Tag: stroke
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