This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Stroke, MRI scan

Stroke, MRI scan

M136/0294

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

SIMON FRASER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY SIMON FRASER / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Stroke. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan of the brain of a 32 year old woman after a massive cerebrovascular accident (CVA), or stroke. It was caused by a blocked right internal carotid artery and has lead to the swelling of, and areas of ischaemia (lack of blood flow, darker) in, the right hemisphere (left). 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.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}