Multiple sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Brain

CT

Bilateral frontal and parietal hypodense white matter lesions.

Brain

MRI

Bilateral frontal and parietal white matter lesions, aligned perpendicular to lateral ventricles. Large lesion is seen involving the left brachium pontis. The left frontal and left brachium pontis lesions show diffusion restriction, reflecting active plaques.

Case Discussion

Features of multiple sclerosis, with some active plaques.

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