Multicystic encephalomalacia post hypoxia

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

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6 month old baby with seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 6 months
Modality: MRI

T2 axial and T1 inversion recovery images reveal bilateral extensive areas of cystic encephalomalacia predominantly in middle cerebral artery territories.

Case Discussion

This case illustrates the damage caused by a severe birth asphyxia.

T2 axial and T1 inversion recovery images reveal bilateral extensive areas of cystic encephalomalacia predominantly in middle cerebral artery territories.

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Case Information

rID: 10031
Case created: 12th Jun 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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