Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck
Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
1. Patient presentation
- A 64-year-old woman was brought to the emergency room with left-sided hemiparesis.
- The hemiparesis had begun three hours prior to presentation, and her symptoms were already starting to improve.
- Non-enhanced CT of the brain and a CT perfusion study were performed.