CT Image of Hemorrhagic Stroke

CT Image of Hemorrhagic Stroke

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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