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Hypertensive Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Talise PT - MedPix (2009)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Hypertensive Intracerebral Hemorrhage

History: 75 y.o. man with CAD and chronic HTN presents with sudden onset right-sided weakness and sensory deficit.

Findings: There is acute hemorrhage within the left thalamus and basal ganglia measuring up to 3 cm in greatest dimension. There is extension of this hemorrhage into the third and lateral ventricles. There is mild midline shift measuring on the order of 2 mm. There is mild heterogeneity of the hemorrhage. No underlying mass is identified. No other parenchymal hemorrhage or mass is seen.

Ddx: Hemorrhagic infarction Hemorrhagic neoplasm Septic embolism AV malformation Amyloid angiopathy Blood dyscrasia Anticoagulants/Thrombolytic therapy CNS infection (eg, herpes simplex encephalitis) Mycotic aneurysm Vasculitis Drugs (cocaine, amphetamines)

Dxhow: Clinical presentation and CT/MR Imaging studies

Exam: Expressive aphasia, right-sided weakness, slight right-sided facial drooping

No MeSH data available.


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Hypertensive Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Talise PT - MedPix (2009)

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Hypertensive Intracerebral Hemorrhage

History: 75 y.o. man with CAD and chronic HTN presents with sudden onset right-sided weakness and sensory deficit.

Findings: There is acute hemorrhage within the left thalamus and basal ganglia measuring up to 3 cm in greatest dimension. There is extension of this hemorrhage into the third and lateral ventricles. There is mild midline shift measuring on the order of 2 mm. There is mild heterogeneity of the hemorrhage. No underlying mass is identified. No other parenchymal hemorrhage or mass is seen.

Ddx: Hemorrhagic infarction Hemorrhagic neoplasm Septic embolism AV malformation Amyloid angiopathy Blood dyscrasia Anticoagulants/Thrombolytic therapy CNS infection (eg, herpes simplex encephalitis) Mycotic aneurysm Vasculitis Drugs (cocaine, amphetamines)

Dxhow: Clinical presentation and CT/MR Imaging studies

Exam: Expressive aphasia, right-sided weakness, slight right-sided facial drooping

No MeSH data available.