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Table 6 The presence and the degree of dysphagia (DOSS score) in hemorrhagic stroke in correlation to radiological site of lesion

From: Post-stroke dysphagia: frequency, risk factors, and topographic representation: hospital-based study

Site of lesion Number of hemorrhagic stroke cases with dysphagia (%) Number and degree of dysphagia (dysphagia outcome severity scale)
Temporal-parietal ICH 2 (4.9%) 2 cases (moderate degree)
Frontal ICH 2 (4.9%) 1 case (mild degree)
1 case (moderate degree)
Basal ganglionic ICH 7 (17.1%) 4 insular (moderate degree)
and others (mild degree)
LT thalamic ICH 5 (12.2%) 2 cases (mild degree)
3 cases (moderate degree)
Inter ventricular ICH 2 (4.9%) 2 cases (mild degree)
Brain stem ICH 5 (12.2%) 4 cases (severe degree)
1 case (moderate degree)
ICH with intraventricular extension 15 (36.6%)  
6 cases fronto-parietal with interventricular extension   10 cases (severe degree)
6 cases large basal ganglionic with interventricular extension   3 cases (moderate degree)
3 cases thalamic with interventricular extension   2 cases (mild degree)
Fronto-parietal ICH 3 (7.3%) 3 cases (moderate)
  1. ICH intracerebral hemorrhage