Multiple sclerosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female
MRI

Widespread T2 white matter regions of hyperintensity are present including some which demonstrate enhancement. Many have a characteristic periventricular distribution (Dawson's fingers). 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of active multiple sclerosis, with this single study satisfying both dissemination in time and dissemination in space components of the revised (2010) McDonald's criteria for MS. 

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Case information

rID: 29013
Case created: 27th Apr 2014
Last edited: 17th Oct 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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