Cerebral amyloid angiopathy

Case contributed by Royal Melbourne Hospital


Patient presenting with spontaneous cortical subarachnoid haemorrhage.


Susceptibility arterfact seen in convexity leptomeninges in keeping with subarachnoid hemorrhage. One of the causes of convexity SAH is amyloid angiopathy. See other typical microhemorrhages elsewhere.

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rID: 15826
Published: 15th Nov 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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