Perivascular spaces

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi

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Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
CT

Well-circumscribed fluid-density spaces of various size with no enhancement are seen bilaterally within the external and internal capsules 

Case Discussion

CT features consistent with incidental perivascular spaces (Virchow-Robin spaces), which should not be mistaken for chronic lacunar infarcts or leukoaraiosis.

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Case information

rID: 64224
Published: 11th Nov 2018
Last edited: 12th Nov 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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