Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Necip Gungor Atikeler

Presentation

seizures, vertigo, left hand-leg weakness and hemiparesis

Patient Data

Age: 23
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Cerebral hemiatrophy, frontal and ethmoid sinus enlargement, skull thickening, cerebral peduncle atrophy, cross cerebellar atrophy. 

Case Discussion

Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome is merely a descriptive term given to the changes that occur in the morphology of the skull when severe hemiatrophy is present. 

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Case Information

rID: 43994
Case created: 1st Apr 2016
Last edited: 5th Apr 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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