EURORAD ESR

Case 13492

Acute carbon monoxide poisoning and hypoxic-ischaemic brain injury

Author(s)
Oterino Serrano, César, MD; Oñate Miranda, Marta, MD; Palacios Weiss, Amaya, MD

Hospital Universitario La Paz
Paseo De La Castellana 261
28046 Madrid, Spain
Email:Coterino90@Gmail.Com
 
Patient
female, 48 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Suprasellar cistern level

    Diffuse hypoattenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex and effacement of cerebral sulci, obliteration of the fourth ventricle and the basal cisterns.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Superior cerebellar cistern level

    Bilateral basal ganglia low density (lenticular nucleus, head of the caudate nucleus and thalamus) and diffuse hypo-attenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex with relative preservation of white matter.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Centrum semiovale level

    Diffuse hypoattenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex with relative preservation of white matter and effacement of cerebral sulci.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
Diffuse hypoattenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex and effacement of cerebral sulci, obliteration of the fourth ventricle and the basal cisterns.
 
Bilateral basal ganglia low density (lenticular nucleus, head of the caudate nucleus and thalamus) and diffuse hypo-attenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex with relative preservation of white matter.
 
Diffuse hypoattenuation of gray matter in cerebral cortex with relative preservation of white matter and effacement of cerebral sulci.
 
 
 
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