Focal cortical dysplasia

Case contributed by Dr Utkarsh Kabra

Presentation

Seizures

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
MRI

Thickening of left frontal lobe cortex with ill defined gray white matter junction. Associated radiating white matter band like hyperintensity is seen reaching upto anterior body of left lateral ventricle.

MRI

3D isotropic images confirming the diagnosis.

Case Discussion

Findings suggestive of focal cortical dysplasia.

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