Focal cortical dysplasia

Case contributed by Dr Utkarsh Kabra

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Seizures

Patient Data

Age: 1 year
Gender: Male
MRI

Focal cortical thickening in right high frontal lobe with blurring of gray white matter junction and subcortical hyperintensity.

Subtle radial hyperintense band is seen extending from this region upto right lateral ventricle.

Case Discussion

Above findings are highly suggestive of focal cortical dysplasia type II (Blumcke classification).

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Case information

rID: 70865
Published: 6th Sep 2019
Last edited: 8th Sep 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Getwell Poly Clinic & Hospital

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