Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck
Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
1. Patient presentation
- A 58-year-old man presented to the emergency room with left-sided hemiparesis.
- His symptoms began approximately 2.5 hours earlier but were already starting to improve at presentation.
- Non-enhanced CT of the brain and CT angiography (figures 1 to 3) were performed.