Mystery case: A case of oil in ventricles: deception for intraventricular hemorrhage.

A 73-year-old woman with history of diabetic retinal detachment surgery 25 years ago in China presented with dizziness, headaches, and syncope. Noncontrast CT head (NCCT) showed hyperdensity within the left lateral temporal horn and fourth ventricle. Next day NCCT and MRI showed a shift of hyperdensity to the right frontal horn (figures 1 and 2). Silicone… CONTINUE READING