Lateral medullary syndrome of Wallenburg

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran

Presentation

Features of left sided cerebellar signs.

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

T1 hypointense and T2, FLAIR hyperintense focus at the left side of the medulla. DWI sequences confirmed the ischemic event, showing diffusion restriction. Classic features of ischemic infarct in left medulla.

Case Discussion

The patient had classical features of lateral medullary syndrome of Wallenburg.

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