Osmotic demyelination syndrome

Case contributed by Md Karen Mena Moreno

Presentation

Hyponatremia correction due to SIHAD evolving into generalized tonic-clonic seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
MRI

Central pontine hyperintensity on T2, FLAIR and diffusion images without abnormal restriction on ADC map.

Case Discussion

Clinical presentation and imaging features consistent with chronic presentation of osmotic demylination syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 56289
Published: 25th Oct 2017
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: University Institute CEMIC

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