Late subacute haematoma in basal ganglia

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi


Imaged at 10 days following an acute reduction of conscious level. Background of hypertension.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

Late subacute hematoma (bright on T1WI and t2WI, with hypointense rim on T2* GRE and central diffusion restriction) in the right basal ganglia.

Case Discussion

Late subacute bleeding can be seen as bright on both T1WI and T2WI.

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Case information

rID: 56196
Published: 23rd Oct 2017
Last edited: 25th Oct 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children

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