Vertebral artery dissection

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Neck pain and left arm numbness.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
MRI

An abnormal attenuation of the left vertebral artery with abnormal high peripheral signal intensity seen on T1 FAT SAT sequences in keeping with dissection. 

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Case information

rID: 25390
Case created: 23rd Oct 2013
Last edited: 14th Dec 2015
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