EURORAD ESR

Case 13090

A typical case of Leigh’s disease: Case report

Author(s)
Alok K Udiya, Shweta Singhal, Gurucharan S Shetty, Vivek Singh, Phadke RV, Hiralal

Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate
Institute of Medical Sciences (UP) India,
SGPGIMS, Radiodiagnosis;
Raibareli road
226014 Lucknow, India;
Email:alok.udiya@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 4 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Leigh's disease

    Axial MR brain images showing symmetrical bilateral T2/FLAIR caudate and putamina nucleus hyperintensity (a-d) with restriction on DWI images(e, f). MRS showing inverted lactate peak at 1.33ppm (g).

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Blood;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial T2 MR

    Axial T2 MR showing hyperintensity in periaqueductal white matter, mid-brain and pons

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Biological effects;
     
     
Axial MR brain images showing symmetrical bilateral T2/FLAIR caudate and putamina nucleus hyperintensity (a-d) with restriction on DWI images(e, f). MRS showing inverted lactate peak at 1.33ppm (g).
 
Axial T2 MR showing hyperintensity in periaqueductal white matter, mid-brain and pons
 
 
 
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