[Multiple cerebral infarcts caused by spontaneous, synchronous cholesterol embolisms].

@article{Mller2002MultipleCI,
  title={[Multiple cerebral infarcts caused by spontaneous, synchronous cholesterol embolisms].},
  author={Inge M{\"u}ller and A. J. Bockholt and Andreas Ferbert},
  journal={Der Nervenarzt},
  year={2002},
  volume={73 4},
  pages={371-5}
}
We report on a 68-year-old patient who was admitted with hemiparesis and disorientation. Computed tomography showed several old, mostly lacunar infarcts. One week after admission, the patient became comatose. A repeat computed tomography revealed several new hypodense lesions in both hemispheres compatible with acute cerebral infarctions. Autopsy confirmed the diagnosis of numerous acute encephalomalacias of the same age which were found in different territories of the anterior cerebral… CONTINUE READING