Cortical subarachnoid hemorrhage

We investigate the differential etiology of cSAH, which is completely different than that of your average SAH. A good exposition of this topic can be found in this neuroradiologic article of 2010. As our patient has a central cSAH we also discuss the peculiarities of cerebral amyloid angiopathy, it’s relation to Alzheimer’s, how it can lead to some inflammation (inflammatory CAA) and how it can lead to the fulminant picture of Amyloid beta related angiitis (ABRA).

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