Hummingbird appearance in midbrain atrophy

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Lawson

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

There appears to be fairly prominent midbrain atrophy with a typical 'mickey mouse sign' of the cerebral peduncles noted and a 'humming bird' type configuration on the sagittal images.

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Case Information

rID: 27320
Case created: 29th Jan 2014
Last edited: 1st Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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