Closed lip schizenchephaly

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem


Long history of epilepsy.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female

Grey matter-lined tract connecting the ependyma of the right lateral ventricle to the cortex of the right parietal region. The sides of the cleft are well-opposed with no gapping. Absent septum pellucidum. No other gross abnormality.

Case Discussion

The case demonstrates schizencephaly in a patient with seizures since childhood.

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Case information

rID: 73806
Published: 8th Apr 2021
Last edited: 10th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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