Fatty falx cerebri

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem



Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female

Small midline low density area.

Case Discussion

On a CT fatty falx cerebri should not be confused with pneumocephalus. Adjusting window settings can help make this distinction.

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Case information

rID: 60689
Published: 30th May 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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