Case of the Month 2016-12, Page 3

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Figure 3A. CT Brain without contrast - annotated.

Imaging findings:
CT Brain without contrast

  • Multiple areas of hypodensities in the right parietal and temporal lobes and right caudate nucleus, consistent with acute infractions.
  • Fat densities within the sylvian fissure on the left, likely within the cerebral vasculature, most consistent with fat emboli.

Q: What’s the next step of management?

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