EURORAD ESR

Case 15368

Left Ventricular Thrombus occured shortly after cocaine consumption complicated by Acute Stroke

Author(s)
Dr Abdalazeem Ibrahem,
Dr Amjed Eljaili

Ysbyty Gwynedd , Betsi Cadwaladr university Health Board
 
Patient
male, 32 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    MRI Brain

    Showing ‘increased signal in parieto-occipital cortex with corresponding low ADC map indicating restriction of diffusion (white arrow) in consistent with an acute infarct in the left occipital lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR-Diffusion/Perfusion; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Echocardiogrophy

    ECHO s:-howed Pedunculated mobile thrombus present at the apex of left ventricle (white arrow) measuring 36x12 mm.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiac; Imaging Technique: Echocardiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
Showing ‘increased signal in parieto-occipital cortex with corresponding low ADC map indicating restriction of diffusion (white arrow) in consistent with an acute infarct in the left occipital lobe.
 
ECHO s:-howed Pedunculated mobile thrombus present at the apex of left ventricle (white arrow) measuring 36x12 mm.
 
 
 
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