Perivascular spaces

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


80 year old male.

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Male

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

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Case information

rID: 10676
Published: 5th Sep 2010
Last edited: 20th Mar 2018
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