Watershed infarct

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio



Patient Data

Age: 56
Gender: Female

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
Published: 19th Sep 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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