Intracerebral hemorrhage: update

Curr Opin Neurol. 2001 Feb;14(1):103-8. doi: 10.1097/00019052-200102000-00016.


The present review focuses on evolving concepts in the pathogenesis and management of deep and lobar intracerebral hemorrhage subtypes, with particular focus on the relationship between lobar intracerebral hemorrhage, apolipoprotein E subtypes and cerebral amyloid angiopathy; deep intracerebral hemorrhage and the potential interaction between hypertension and low cholesterol; and new concepts in medical and surgical therapy for acute intracerebral hemorrhage.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy / complications
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / diagnosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / etiology*
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Risk Factors
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed