PCA and cerebellar artery infarct

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Patient found unconscious at home.

Patient Data

Age: 90-years
Gender: Female

CT Brain

Slight hypoattenuation of brain parenchyma in the vascular territory of the posterior cerebral artery and the right cerebellar arteries.


CT brain (three days later)

Further delineation of the infarcted area in the right posterior circulation, with oedema and compression of the fourth ventricle.

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Case information

rID: 19024
Published: 2nd Aug 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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