Resolving Spontaneous Intracerebral Hematoma — Diagnostic Problems in Enhanced CT

  • A. Thron
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 11)


The CT appearance of acute intracerebral hemorrhage is well known and has virtually diagnostic value. The course of resolving intracerebral hematoma has also been well described (1, 3, 4, 8, 9–11). In some reports attention has been drawn to the fact, that in contrast-enhanced studies during resorption of hematoma a peripheral ring blush is frequently observed (5–7, 9, 12). Without a previous scan for comparison this finding may pose various differential diagnostic problems with respect to the stage of resorption (2, 4).


Intracerebral Hemorrhage Ring Formation Ring Enhancement Intracerebral Hematoma Peripheral Ring 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Thron
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  1. 1.Abteilung für NeuroradiologieInstitut für Radiologie der Universität TübingenTübingenGermany

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