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Acute-onset left-sided hemiparesis

    Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
    Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 62-year-old woman was brought to the emergency room approximately 1 hour after the acute
      onset of left-sided hemiplegia.

    • Non-enhanced CT of the brain did not show any abnormality.
    • CT angiography and perfusion CT were performed.