Lissencephaly type I

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Hypotonic and seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 3 months
Gender: Female
MRI

MRI brain

There is diffuse abnormality of the overlying supratentorial mantle with reduction in number gyri and marked thickening of the cortex, best seen anteriorly. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates features typical of type I lissencephaly. 

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Case information

rID: 6620
Case created: 24th Jul 2009
Last edited: 5th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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