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What are the tests for cerebral apoplexy?

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Dr. Larry Armstrong
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In brief: MRI

A ct of the brain may show a hemorrhage in the pituitary, but it can also be very difficult to see with the anatomy of the sella turcica surrounding the pituitary gland.
Therefore, an MRI of the brain with attention to the sella would be the best test.

In brief: MRI

A ct of the brain may show a hemorrhage in the pituitary, but it can also be very difficult to see with the anatomy of the sella turcica surrounding the pituitary gland.
Therefore, an MRI of the brain with attention to the sella would be the best test.
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