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Visual disturbances 5 years after brain surgery

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 75-year-old man presented to the hospital with progressive visual disturbances.
  • An ophthalmologic examination revealed bitemporal hemianopsia.
  • MRI was contraindicated, as the patient had a cardiac pacemaker.
  • Contrast-enhanced CT of the brain was performed.