EURORAD ESR

Case 9626

Frontal leucotomy - Computed tomography findings

Author(s)
Yousef Wirenfeldt Nielsen

University Hospital at Bispebjerg,
Dept. of Radiology;
Copenhagen, Denmark;
Email:ywnielsen@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 88 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Unenhanced brain CT
     

    Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes. Metal artefacts and signs of previous frontal craniotomy.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Artefact;

    Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Cysts;

    Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Cysts;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Uenhanced brain CT with bone window setting

    Unenhanced brain CT (bone window setting) shows implanted metal and signs of previous craniotomy in the frontal bone.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Foreign bodies;
     
     
Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes. Metal artefacts and signs of previous frontal craniotomy.
 
Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes.
 
Unenhanced brain CT shows symmetric hypodense white matter lesions in the frontal lobes.
 
Unenhanced brain CT (bone window setting) shows implanted metal and signs of previous craniotomy in the frontal bone.
 
 
 
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