EURORAD ESR

Case 14819

Lissencephaly-pachygyria spectrum: Computed tomography diagnosed

Author(s)
Dr Asma Jatoi, Dr Ghazala Shahzad, Dr Adnan Ahmed

Liaquat Medical Hospital,
Civil Hospital road,
71000 Hyderabad, Pakistan;
Email:drasmaj@hotmail.com
 
Patient
female, 15 month(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Smooth agyral temporo-parietal and occipital lobes

    There is agyria of temporo-parietal and occipital lobes forming smooth cerebral contour with scanty white mattter. Splenium of corpus collasum appears hypoplasic with distorted ventricles.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Pachygyria in frontal lobes

    There are sulcations in frontal lobes with intact white matter.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Hour glass contour of cerebrum with ventriculomegaly

    The contour of cerebrum shows hour glass cerebrum. Ventricles appear dilated.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Imaging sequences; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
There is agyria of temporo-parietal and occipital lobes forming smooth cerebral contour with scanty white mattter. Splenium of corpus collasum appears hypoplasic with distorted ventricles.
 
There are sulcations in frontal lobes with intact white matter.
 
The contour of cerebrum shows hour glass cerebrum. Ventricles appear dilated.
 
 
 
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