EURORAD ESR

Case 14760

Lissencephaly-pachygyria spectrum

Author(s)
Donato, Angel MD (1, 2). Huapaya, Janice MD. Figueroa, Ramon E. MD. FACR(2)

1.Hospital Militar Central, Bogota, Colombia.
2.Augusta University. Augusta, GA 30912 USA
Email:donatoangel@yahoo.com
 
Patient
male, 2 month(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT Head
     

    The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MRI Axial T1
     

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MRI Axial T2
     

    Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    MRI coronal FLAIR
     

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Sagital T1 post Gd.
     

    The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;

    The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.
 
The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.
 
The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.
 
The brain parenchyma demonstrates no evidence of normal gray/white differentiation. there is diffuse flattening of the sulci with a single prominent sulcation in the region of the sylvian fissure.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.
 
Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.
 
Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.
 
Noted pattern of absence of sulcation with poor differentiation of the gray-white junction and a sulcation at the level of the sylvian cistern giving the brain the configuration of a figure of 8.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
There is a near complete lack of sulcation throughout the cortex, with thickening of the cortical gray matter in a uniform pattern.
 
The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.
 
The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.
 
The third and fourth ventricles are normal in caliber. The corpus callosum is present, with no evidence for dysgenesis.
 
 
 
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