Perinatal asphyxia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammed Alshammari

Patient Data

Age: 3 days
Gender: Male

There is ill definition of the grey white matter at right posterior watershed at parieto-occipital lobe which is restricted on DWI consistent with acute infarction.

There is signal intensity changes in FLAIR images noted at white matter of the left posterior watershed with no restriction on DWI.

No hydrocephalus.

Posterior fossa structures are unremarkable. 

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Case information

rID: 16606
Published: 2nd Feb 2012
Last edited: 17th Dec 2015
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