Intracerebral parenchymal hemorrhage

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Diagnosis probable

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CT brain


Very large intracerebral hemorrhage on the left extends to involve the ventricles. It exerts marked mass effect. 

Case Discussion

Large intracerebral hemorrhage most likely represents a lobar hemorrhage (rather than a basal ganglia hemorrhage) despite extension into the ventricles, which is more common in the latter. 

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