Case 22

Harutomo Hasegawa, Matthew Crocker and Pawan Singh Minhas

in Oxford Case Histories in Neurosurgery

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Published in print March 2013 | ISBN: 9780199599837
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191753503 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 22

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A 54-year-old man is referred from a local hospital. He has been admitted there following a sudden collapse. He has been persistently confused since the event with a severe headache. On examination he has a marked (2/5) weakness of his left arm; the leg is also weak but slightly less so. His GCS is 12/15 (E3, V3, M6) and his pupils are equal and reactive. His blood pressure is 130/80mmHg.

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Subjects: Neurosurgery ; Clinical Radiology

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