Precentral gyrus infarction

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Sudden dysarthria and right upper limb weakness.

Patient Data

Age: 55 year old
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Left precentral gyrus hyper intensity with diffusion restriction.

Loss of signal of the petrous, cavernous and supraclinoid portions of the left internal carotid 

Modality: MRI

Acute left precentral gyrus infarction.

Occluded left internal carotid artery. (Red arrow)

Case Discussion

Have you noticed the other serious abnormality (Occluded left internal carotid artery) !?

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Case Information

rID: 28690
Case created: 7th Apr 2014
Last edited: 20th Mar 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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