Hemosiderin deposit after intracerebral hemorrhage

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert
Diagnosis almost certain

Presentation

The patient had suffered a lobar hemorrhage of the right parietal lobe 4 years ago while treated with coagulants for a heart problem.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female

A hemosiderin lined cavity is present in the right precentral gyrus with blooming on gradient echo imaging. 

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