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Reduced level of consciousness

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 78-year-old man was brought to the emergency room in a reduced level of consciousness. He had been found on the street by passers-by. No further history was available.
  • The man appeared disheveled and seemed to have no permanent residence.
  • Non-enhanced CT of the brain was performed.