CT brain (non-contrast)

Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ This type of bleed is characteristic of a basal ganglia hemorrhage secondary to hypertension.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Basal ganglia hemorrhage - “ Basal ganglia hemorrhage is a common form of intracerebral hemorrhage, and usually as a result of poorly controlled long-standing hypertension. Th...”
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage - “ An intracerebral hemorrhage, or intraparenchymal cerebral hemorrhage, is a subset of an intracranial hemorrhage. This can encompass a number of en...”
  • Intraventricular hemorrhage - “ Intraventricular hemorrhage denotes the present of blood within the cerebral ventricular system. It is associated with significant morbidity due t...”
  • Intermediary injury - “ Intermediary injuries affect the basal ganglia and/or thalami and are associated with diffuse axonal injury and poor prognosis.  Pathology They ...”

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