Lobar holoprosencephaly

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Al Khateeb


Delayed walking.

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Gender: Male
  • Absent septum pellucidum.
  • Fusion of the frontal lobes.
  • Both frontal horns of the lateral ventricle are smaller than normal whereas the body and posterior horns of the lateral ventricles are prominent.
  • Single ACA is identified.

Case Discussion

The findings are consistent with lobar holoprosencephaly.

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Case information

rID: 51807
Published: 19th Mar 2017
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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