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Lissencephaly - pachygyria spectrum

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Left hemiparesis.

Patient Data

Age: 1 year
Gender: Female

Asymmetry of the cerebral hemispheres, the right is smaller than the left with reduced white matter and enlarged CSF spaces. Thickening of the right hemispheric cortex with poorly formed gyri and a smooth outer surface.

Case Discussion

Case of a lissencephaly - pachygyria spectrum.

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Case information

rID: 67632
Published: 16th Apr 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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