Ecchordosis physaliphora

Case contributed by Dr Brendon Friesen


Routine MS follow-up

Patient Data

Age: 32
Gender: Male

17mm lesion dorsal aspect of the clivus, exophytic into the pre pontine cistern, compatible with ecchordosis physaliphora.

Supratentorial and infratentorial demyelination in keeping with known MS.

Case Discussion

Findings in keeping with ecchordosis physaliphora.

(Incidental finding - routine MS follow-up).


Case courtesy of Prof. Stephen Stuckey

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Case information

rID: 41535
Published: 7th Dec 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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