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Lobar holoprosencephaly

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Developmental delay.

Patient Data

Age: Child

MRI brain

Two selected images from an MRI of the brain demonstrate fusion of the frontal horns of the lateral ventricles with abnormal genu and rostrum of the corpus callosum and partial fusion of the cingulate gyrus anteriorly. The anterior cerebral artery is azygous and displaced anteriorly.  

Case Discussion

This child has features are consistent with lobar holoprosencephaly, including a poorly formed corpus callosum and azygous anterior cerebral artery. 

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Case information

rID: 10511
Published: 18th Aug 2010
Last edited: 28th Oct 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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