Advertisement

Cerebrovascular Infarction: Glioblastoma

  • Hrvoje Vavro
Chapter

Abstract

While sitting in front of TV with his family on a calm Sunday evening, a 63-year-old man suddenly experienced what looked like tonic seizures of his left arm and face and became unresponsive for a moment or two. Afterwards he had speech difficulties and left facial droop. The patient had no previous health issues. He was immediately brought to an emergency hospital department, and a CT exam of the brain was done (Fig. 5.1).

References

  1. 1.
    Komori T (2017) The 2016 WHO classification of tumours of the central nervous system: the major points of revision. Neurol Med Chir 57(7):301–311.  https://doi.org/10.2176/nmc.ra.2017-0010 CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Altman DA et al (2007) Best cases from the AFIP: glioblastoma multiforme. Radiographics 27(3):883–888CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Eidel O et al (2017) Tumor infiltration in enhancing and non-enhancing parts of glioblastoma: a correlation with histopathology. PLoS One 12(1):e0169292.  https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0169292 CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Pina S et al (2014) Acute ischemic stroke secondary to glioblastoma. A case report. Neuroradiol J 27(1):85–90.  https://doi.org/10.15274/NRJ-2014-10009 CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and InterventioClinical Hospital DubravaZagrebCroatia

Personalised recommendations