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CT PATHOLOGY

Subdural Hematoma

Subdural Hematoma

Stroke

Stroke

Tumor

Tumor

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis

Trauma

Trauma Epidural

Trauma

Contrecoup Brain Injury A specific area of brain injury located directly opposite to the site of impact to the head that results from linear violent collisions of the brain with the skull.
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Isodense Subdural Hematoma

CT image with contrast demonstrates an isodense subdural hematoma in the left frontoparietal region.

stroke is defined as the sudden onset of a neurologic deficit attributable to a vascular cause. A stroke results from lack of blood flow to an area of the brain. Without adequate blood flow, neurons (nerve cells) in the brain will begin to die

A brain abscess is a collection of immune cells, pus, and other material in the brain, usually from a bacterial or fungal infection.

An extradural hemorrhage is bleeding between the inside of the skull and the outer covering of the brain (called the "dura").