Subarachnoid haemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Sharp deterioration of neurological status; headache.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female
CT

CT image shows diffuse subarachnoid haemorrhage in all basal cisterns, bilateral sylvian fissures and inter-hemispheric fissure

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the typical distribution that takes the blood into the subarachnoid space in a subarachnoid hemorrhage.

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Case information

rID: 23166
Case created: 26th May 2013
Last edited: 25th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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