Carbon monoxide poisoning

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi

Presentation

History withheld.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Bilateral symmetrical T2/FLAIR hyperintensities involving the globus pallidi and periventricular cerebral white matter showing diffusion restriction.

Case Discussion

This patient had a history of carbon monoxide poisoning 2 days ago. The features are characteristic for carbon monoxide poisoning

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Case information

rID: 63626
Published: 11th Oct 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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