Congenital myopathy

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Patient Data

Age: 19 year
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Increased fat in the muscle is the early sign of atrophy. The coronal T1 images highlight the classic feathering of fatty deposition in the muscles.

Composite T1

Modality: MRI

There is atrophy throughout the muscle groups of the legs.

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Case Information

rID: 24013
Case created: 23rd Jul 2013
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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