CASE REPORT
An illustrative case of hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign
Amit Agrawal 1  
,  
Lekha Pandit 2
,  
Bobby Varkey 3
,  
 
 
More details
Hide details
1
K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Department of Neurosurgery, Mangalore, India
2
K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Department of Neurology, Mangalore, India
3
K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Department of Radiology, Mangalore, India
CORRESPONDING AUTHOR
Amit Agrawal   

K.S.Hegde Medical Academy, Department of Neurosurgery, Deralakatte-575018, Mangalore, India Tel: 918242204472 Fax:918242204016
Online publish date: 2006-01-15
Publish date: 2006-01-15
 
Eur J Gen Med 2006;3(1):45–47
KEYWORDS
ABSTRACT
Hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign on non-contrast CT scan has been recognized as a marker of thrombus in the middle cerebral artery. It is associated with a subsequent large cerebral infarction and poor outcome despite treatment. This case illustrates the sign and also its grave consequences.
eISSN:2516-3507