Periventricular leukomalacia

Case contributed by Dr Bita Abbasi


No history provided.

Modality: MRI

Irregularity of ventricular margins, periventricular gliosis and thinning of white matter are all typical findings in PVL.

Case Discussion

Periventricular gliosis in a PVL patient represents that the insult has occurred after 28-30 weeks of gestation.

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Case Information

rID: 22712
Case created: 18th Apr 2013
Last edited: 23rd Apr 2017
Tag: brain
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