Fatty falx cerebri

A fatty falx cerebri is a common finding, seen (according to one study) 7.3% of patients, and is explained by fat being a normal feature of the extradural neural axis compartment located between the two visceral layers of the falx. 

A fatty falx is an incidental finding and should not be mistaken for:

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rID: 1329
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Fatty falx

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