Table 2

Frequencies of microbleeds and lacunes according to diagnostic subgroup

LocationsMicrobleedsLacunes
Ischaemic stroke (n = 53)Haemorrhagic stroke (n = 42)Hypertension without stroke (n = 34)Ischaemic stroke (n = 53)Haemorrhagic stroke (n = 42)Hypertension without stroke (n = 34)
Values are n (%).
Basal ganglia13 (62)23 (64)9 (69)30 (65)25 (63)17 (71)
Thalamus12 (57)23 (64)9 (69)26 (57)20 (50)13 (54)
Cortico-subcortical14 (67)26 (72)9 (69)30 (65)18 (45)18 (75)
Brain stem10 (48)19 (53)7 (54)20 (43)14 (35)7 (29)
Cerebellum3 (14)5 (14)3 (23)5 (11)1 (3)2 (8)
Total213613464024