EURORAD ESR

Case 12507

A rare case of ornidazole-induced encephalopathy

Author(s)
Sekhar KS, Parveen Sulthana M, Saravana Kumar S, Malathi V.

Billroth hospitals
Department of Radiology
Lakshmi talkies road,
Shenoy nagar
600 030 Chennai, India;
Email:drspjkmc@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 51 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial T2W MRI

    Symmetrical T2W hyperintense signal in bilateral dentate nuclei of cerebellum. Subtle hyperintense signal also noted in the dorsal pons.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial T2W MRI

    T2W hyperintense signal in splenium of corpus callosum.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Axial T2W FLAIR

    Hyperintense signal in splenium of corpus callosum on FLAIR image.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Coronal FLAIR MRI

    Bilateral symmetrical hyperintense signal in dentate nucleus of cerebellum.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Drugs / Reactions;
     
     
Symmetrical T2W hyperintense signal in bilateral dentate nuclei of cerebellum. Subtle hyperintense signal also noted in the dorsal pons.
 
T2W hyperintense signal in splenium of corpus callosum.
 
Hyperintense signal in splenium of corpus callosum on FLAIR image.
 
Bilateral symmetrical hyperintense signal in dentate nucleus of cerebellum.
 
 
 
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