Middle cerebral artery infarction

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Apoplectic insult 8 months earlier.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

T2 hyperintense gliosis of the right temporal and parietal lobe with volume loss and malacic areas (low FLAIR and T1 signal). MRA shows occlusion at the origin of opercular MCA branches. No perfusion sIgnal on TOF images distal to this point.

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Case information

rID: 17929
Published: 25th May 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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