Lissencephaly type I

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Hypotonia and seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 3 months
Gender: Female
MRI

MRI brain

There is diffuse abnormality of the overlying supratentorial mantle with a reduction in the number of 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
Published: 24th Jul 2009
Last edited: 16th Jan 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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