Multi-infarct dementia

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


75 year old woman with dementia.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Female


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
Published: 5th Sep 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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