Congenital myopathy

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Patient Data

Age: 19 year
Gender: Female
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.

MRI

Composite T1

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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