Hyperostosis frontalis interna

Case contributed by Dr Ertsev Andrey

Presentation

Vertigo, longstanding headache, obesity. Deterioration of health during the past year.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Female
MRI

Thickening of the frontal bone of the skull with narrowing of the frontal horns of lateral ventricles. There is also prominent of the nasopharyngeal tonsil.

Case Discussion

Thickening of the frontal bone of the skull, vertigo, headache, obesity are the signs and symptoms of the Morgagni syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 49087
Published: 10th Nov 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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