ARRS Case of the Week


Case Author: Megan K. Strother, MD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center


61-year-old man in emergency department who has National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale score of 21 and is undergoing recanalization by mechanical thrombectomy.

Imaging Findings

Axial CT image (A) acquired immediately after cerebral angiography shows hyperdense left lentiform nucleus that clears on CT image (B) acquired the next day.


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