EURORAD ESR

Case 15247

Progressive supranuclear palsy

Author(s)
MD. Sheyla Paez-Camarena1, MD. Hans Saravia-Orihuela1, MD. Gerardo Pacheco2

Hospital Nacional Edgardo Rebagliati,
Av salaverry s/n 01
Lima, Peru;
Email:sheyla_pc21@hotmail.com
 
Patient
male, 61 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    MRI findings
     

    This midsagittal T1-weighted image shows atrophy of midbrain tegmentum with the appearance of a hummingbird.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Perception image; Special Focus: Dementia;

    This axial T1-weighted image shows dilatation of interpeduncular cistern secondary to atrophy of midbrain tegmentum.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Perception image; Special Focus: Dementia;

    This coronal T1-weigthed image shows atrophy of superior cerebellar peduncle, which is less than 3 mm wide.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Perception image; Special Focus: Dementia;
     
     
This midsagittal T1-weighted image shows atrophy of midbrain tegmentum with the appearance of a hummingbird.
 
This axial T1-weighted image shows dilatation of interpeduncular cistern secondary to atrophy of midbrain tegmentum.
 
This coronal T1-weigthed image shows atrophy of superior cerebellar peduncle, which is less than 3 mm wide.
 
 
 
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