Calcified choroid plexus through the foramina of Luschka

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem


Incidental finding on a CT scan of the head.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

Linear calcification within the 4th ventricle extending via the foramina of Luschka. 

Case Discussion

The calcified choroid plexus at this level is termed Bochdalek's flower basket and can be mistaken for acute hemorrhage.

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Case information

rID: 60483
Published: 21st May 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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