Base of the skull remnants from Pantopaque myelography

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


CT scan for investigation of dementia.

Patient Data

Age: 82
Gender: Male

Identified multiple small foci of hyperattenuating material (metal attenuation) scattered by liqórica circulation spaces in the skull base (extra-axial).

Also identified an area of ??former ischemia-core on left nucleus-capsular region.

Case Discussion

Pantopaque is an oily contrast medium that used to be used for myelography.

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Case information

rID: 18178
Case created: 17th Jun 2012
Last edited: 13th Jun 2017
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