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Left-sided hemiparesis

    Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, 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 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.