A43-year-old healthy man presents with a sudden severe headache during a weight lifting exercise. No underlyingdiabetes mellitus or hypertension known. He is a moderate alcoholic drinker and smoker. All laboratory findings areunremarkable except mild elevation of high density lipoprotein (HDL); 53 mg/dL), normal range is within 50 mg/dL.Computed tomography (CT) of brain without contrast enhancement reveals diffuse thick acute subarachnoidal hemorrhage alongcisterns. Bilateral fronto-anterior temporal lobes edema is seen.
Received: September 28, 2017 ;
Revision received: September 29, 2017;
Accepted after revision: October 3, 2017
BKK Med J 2018;14(1):87.