Elderly CT brain

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon

Presentation

Cognitive decline.

Patient Data

Age: 90
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Age related cerebral atrophy and white matter hypoattenuation of chronic small vessel ischaemic disease. This is a relatively normal appearance for a patient of this age.  

Case Discussion

Typical CT appearance of the elderly brain uploaded here for reference. No acute abnormality is present.  

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Case Information

rID: 32382
Case created: 24th Nov 2014
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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