Stroke, MRA scan

Stroke, MRA scan

M136/0291 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.2MB

Downloadable file size: 2.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SIMON FRASER/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Stroke. Magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) scan of the brain of a 32 year old woman after a massive cerebrovascular accident (CVA), or stroke. There are fewer blood vessels visible in the right hemisphere (left). This is due to a blocked right internal carotid artery causing areas of ischaemia (lack of blood flow) in the right hemisphere. The blockage may be due to a thrombus (blood clot) or embolism (air bubble or loose blood clot). Strokes can be instantly fatal, or may pass unnoticed. Symptoms can include muscle weakness, behavioural changes or paralysis.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 30s, 32, adult, angiogram, angiography, black-and-white, blood flow, blood vessel, brain, cerebrovascular accident, condition, cva, diagnosis, diagnostic, disease, disorder, female, healthcare, human body, ischaemia, ischaemic, ischemia, ischemic, magnetic resonance angiography, magnetic resonance imaging, massive, medical, medicine, monochrome, mra scan, mri scan, neuroimaging, neurological, neurology, radiography, right hemisphere, right internal carotid artery, scanner, stroke, thirties, thirty-two, vascular, woman, x-ray, xray

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.