Perivascular spaces

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

80 year old male.

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male
MRI

.

Case Discussion

MRI through the brain demonstrates multiple T2 hyperintense areas in the basal ganglia and external capsules, more pronounced on the right. On FLAIR these fully attenuate without surrounding high signal so suggest gliosis. 

These represent incidental perivascular spaces

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 10676
Case created: 5th Sep 2010
Last edited: 17th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.