Intraventricular hemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


Loss of consciousness after cocaine abuse

Patient Data

Age: 17
Gender: Male

CT Brain

CT demonstrates demonstrates a right lateral ventricular bleeding with occipital periventricular bleeding focus. Third and fourth ventricules also are occupied with blood.

Case Discussion

This case shows a ventricular hemorrhage secondary to intraparenchymal hemorrhage due to abuse of cocaine

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Case information

rID: 23698
Published: 4th Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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