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Left-sided hemiparesis

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 73-year-old woman presented to the emergency room with left-sided hemiparesis
    of acute onset.

  • The symptoms had begun approximately 4 hours earlier.

  • Non-enhanced CT of the brain was performed.