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An unresponsive, asystolic man

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 60-year-old man was found unresponsive by his spouse.

  • In the hospital, he was asystolic and received prolonged resuscitation.

  • After 3 days, the patient remained unresponsive and nonenhanced CT of the brain was done.