Pulvinar sign (Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)

The pulvinar sign refers to bilateral FLAIR hyperintensities involving the pulvinar thalamic nuclei. It is classically described in variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD). It is also described in other neurological conditions:

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rID: 19932
Section: Signs
Tags: cases, refs, sutb
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