Journal of Clinical Medicine Research, ISSN 1918-3003 print, 1918-3011 online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 7, Number 2, February 2015, pages 126-128

Artery of Percheron Occlusion in an Elderly Male: A Case Report


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Axial non-contrast brain CT revealed faint hypodense lesion in bilateral paramedian thalamus (arrow).
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Diffusion-weighted MRI performed on the next day demonstrated hyperintensities in the bilateral thalami and rostral mesencephalon, consistent with restricted diffusion secondary to an acute ischemic stroke in the AOP territory.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. MR angiography demonstrates patent basilar tip and posterior cerebral arteries (arrow).