Ependymitis granularis

Case contributed by Dr Michael Paks


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Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
Periventricular FLAIR hyperintensity adjacent to the frontal horns of the lateral ventricles represents ependymitis granularis. Small focus of FLAIR hyperintensity in the right superior frontal gyrus is in keeping with chronic small vessel ischemia. Cavum septum pellucidum is also incidentally noted.

Case Discussion

Ependymitis granularis represents a normal anatomical variant.

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Case information

rID: 57909
Published: 21st Jan 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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