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Alcoholic man in a state of confusion

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, MD, 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 63-year-old man presented to the emergency room in a state of confusion.
  • He was a known alcoholic for years.
  • CT was performed to rule out intracranial hemorrhage and ischemia.