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Acute-onset right-sided hemiparesis and aphasia

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 37-year-old woman was brought to the emergency room approximately 1.5 hours after the acute
    onset of right-sided hemiplegia and aphasia.

  • Non-enhanced CT of the brain ruled out hemorrhage and did not show any abnormality.
  • Perfusion CT was performed.