MCA territory infarction

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou


Diabetic hypertensive C/O left sided parathesia and weakness of 5 days duration

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male

Right insular and periventricular early subacute infarction exhibits restricted diffusion in DWI, bright signal in T2 and FLAIR. No significant mass effect or hermorrhagic transformation.

MRA reveals occluded distal M1 segment of the right MCA.

Diagnosis: Early subacute infarction in right MCA territory

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rID: 22628
Case created: 12th Apr 2013
Last edited: 5th Jul 2017
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