Neurocysticercosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Seizures

Patient Data

Age: Young adult
Gender: Male
CT

Numerous calcified nodules are scattered throughout the cerebral hemispheres without surrounding edema. 

Case Discussion

Features are characteristic of the nodular calcified stage of neurocysticercosis representing quiescent calcified cyst remnant.

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Case information

rID: 4775
Case created: 15th Oct 2008
Last edited: 23rd Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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