From the case: Pontine infarct

CT

CT brain

Axial non-contrast
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ This examination shows a pontine ischemic stroke despite the fact that it is difficult to evaluate by computed tomography due to the presence of b...”

Used in the following article:

  • Pons - “ The pons is the middle portion of the three parts of the brainstem, sitting above the medulla and below the midbrain. It acts as a relay between t...”
  • Ischemic stroke - “ Ischemic stroke results from a sudden cessation of adequate amounts of blood reaching parts of the brain. Ischemic strokes can be divided accordin...”

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