EURORAD ESR

Case 9784

Kiloh-Nevin syndrome

Author(s)
Eyselbergs M1, 2, De Vuyst D2, Pals P3, Vanhoenacker FM1, 2, 4

1. Department of Radiology, University Hospital Antwerp, Wilrijkstraat 10, B-2650 Edegem, Belgium
2. Department of Radiology, AZ Sint-Maarten, campus Duffel, Rooienberg 25, B-2570 Duffel, Belgium
3. Department of Neurology, AZ Sint-Maarten, campus Duffel, Rooienberg 25, B-2570 Duffel, Belgium
4. Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, B-9000 Ghent, Belgium
 
Patient
female, 48 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial fat-suppressed T2-WI

    Depiction of selectively increased signal intensity corresponding with oedema in the radial half of the flexor digitorum muscle (arrow) with normal signal intensity of its ulnar part (asterisk).

     
    Area of Interest: Extremities; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial fat-suppressed T2-WI

    Depiction of selectively increased signal intensity corresponding with oedema in the flexor pollicis longus muscle (double arrow) and radial half of the flexor digitorum muscle (arrow) with normal signal intensity of...

     
    Area of Interest: Extremities; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Axial fat-suppressed T2-WI

    Depiction of increased signal intensity in the pronator quadratus muscle corresponding with oedema (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Extremities; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Axial T1-WI

    This image clearly demonstrates muscle atrophy in addition to fatty infiltration (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Extremities; Musculoskeletal soft tissue; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Education; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
Depiction of selectively increased signal intensity corresponding with oedema in the radial half of the flexor digitorum muscle (arrow) with normal signal intensity of its ulnar part (asterisk).
 
Depiction of selectively increased signal intensity corresponding with oedema in the flexor pollicis longus muscle (double arrow) and radial half of the flexor digitorum muscle (arrow) with normal signal intensity of its ulnar part (asterisk).
 
Depiction of increased signal intensity in the pronator quadratus muscle corresponding with oedema (arrow).
 
This image clearly demonstrates muscle atrophy in addition to fatty infiltration (arrow).
 
 
 
Home Search Sections Teaching Cases History FAQ Case Archives Contact Login Disclaimer Imprint Switch to MOBILE version
View desktop version