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Unexplained deep coma

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 58-year-old woman was brought to the emergency room in a deeply comatose state.
  • The reason for her loss of consciousness was unclear.
  • Her medical history was largely unremarkable.
  • A non-enhanced MDCT examination of the brain was performed.