Falx cerebri calcification

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Cognitive impairment.

Patient Data

Age: 83
Gender: Female

CT Brain

Brain without relevant findings. 

Calcification throughout the falx cerebri.

Frontal hyperostosis.

Case Discussion

Calcification of the falx cerebri is a common finding in CT and is considered a physiological calcification.

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Case information

rID: 23760
Published: 6th Jul 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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