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Dyspnea and hemiplegia

Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Plessis-Robinson, France
Body Region: Cardiovascular

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 72-year-old woman was admitted for dyspnea associated with left hemiplegia.
  • US Doppler did not show carotid stenosis.
  • Contrast-enhanced spiral computed tomography was performed for further evaluation.