CT Image of Hemorrhagic Stroke

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Hemorrhagic stroke. CT image demonstrates bleeding in the right basal ganglia (large black arrow) and into the ventricles (small black arrows). Blood appears white on the CT scan. The white arrows illustrate midline shift. (Reproduced with permission from Chen MYM, Pope TL, Ott DJ. Basic Radiology. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education; 2004.)


Read More about Hemorrhagic Stroke in Context: 

The Color Atlas and Synopsis of Family Medicine, 3e: Chapter 241. Cerebral Vascular Accident

Read More about Hemorrhagic Stroke:

Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 8e: Chapter 167. Stroke Syndromes

Adam’s and Victor’s Principles of Neurology, 11e: Chapter 33. Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases 

 Clinical Neurology, 10e: Chapter 13. Stroke



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Melanie Allison

Executive Editorial Specialist, McGraw-Hill Education

Melanie Allison is the Executive Editorial Specialist with McGraw-Hill Education. She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education from The Johns Hopkins University. She earned her Master’s of Science in Nursing degree (MSN), specializing as an acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP), from Vanderbilt University. Melanie has more than 20 years of experience as a registered nurse and nurse practitioner in adult cardiology. She is an adjunct faculty member at a top school of nursing, where she has taught for more than 13 years.

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