Case contributed by Dr Vinay Shah


Recurrent seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male

Thick cortex is noted in the bilateral fronto-parietal region with sparse cortical sulci noted at these regions.

Multiple hyperintense signal areas are seen on the T2W and FLAIR images in the periventricular, subcortical white matter at these regions. 

Case Discussion

These findings represent pachygyria-agyria complex (lissencephaly).   

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Case information

rID: 20767
Published: 11th Dec 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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