Carbon monoxide poisoning

Case contributed by Dr Elshan Abdullayev


Carbon monoxide poisoning two weeks ago. Two days of tremors.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Male

Bilateral globus pallidus T2/FLAIR hyperintensities. These lesions are oval shaped.


Case Discussion

This case was in a patient with confirmed carbon monoxide poisoning. 

Other differentials for bilateral basal ganglia lesions can be considered.

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Case information

rID: 50288
Published: 30th Dec 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded