Mesial temporal sclerosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Seizures

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Female
MRI

 

Right hippocampus has reduced bulk, increased T2 signal, and lost its normal contour and internal architecture. This represents right mesial temporal sclerosis.

The left hippocampus and both amygdala have normal appearances.

Cavum septum pellucidum et. vergae and prominent perivascular spaces noted incidentally.

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Case information

rID: 28043
Published: 7th Mar 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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