Traumatic vertebral artery dissection

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Right neck pain and dizziness after being turned over by a huge wave on a summer holiday by the seaside.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Extensive mural haematoma of the right VA with multi-segmental narrowing of the vessel lumen.

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Case Information

rID: 17474
Diagnostic certainty: Almost Certain
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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