Watershed infarct

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Headache.

Patient Data

Age: 56
Gender: Female
CT

CT Brain

CT scan showing an old infarction of the cortex and adjacent subcortical white matter located at the right border zone of ACA and MCA

Case Discussion

Brain infarcts that occur at the border zones between major cerebral arterial territories are called as watershed infarcts

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Case information

rID: 19517
Case created: 19th Sep 2012
Last edited: 6th Aug 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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