Hyperdense MCA sign

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Left hemiplegia.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male
CT

CT at admission

CT shows a hyperdense MCA.

CT

24 hrs laters

CT one day later shows the vessels more hyperdense and further extensive low attenuation change in the right MCA territory.

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of a hyperdense MCA sign

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Case information

rID: 29439
Case created: 25th May 2014
Last edited: 18th Oct 2016
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