Multi-infarct dementia

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

75 year old woman with dementia.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

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Case Discussion

MRI demonstrates prominent deep white matter T2 hyperintensity with resultant central volume loss. There is no lobar atrophy, suggesting the dementia is likely due to multiple white matter infarcts. 

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Case Information

rID: 10674
Case created: 5th Sep 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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