Left arterial cerebri media infarction with bleeding

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Patient was found unconscious in her home.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female

CT scan of the cerebrum showed a left media infarction (notice the hyperdense media sign on the left) with bleeding, compression of the left ventricle and a focal midline shift to the right.

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Case information

rID: 14773
Published: 28th Aug 2011
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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