Periventricular leukomalacia

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem

Presentation

Delayed milestones.

Patient Data

Age: 4 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Irregularity of ventricular margins, periventricular gliosis and thinning of white matter and corpus callosum with bifrontal cyst formation, all are in keeping with Periventricular leukomalacia.

Case Discussion

MRI features are those of periventricular leukomalacia. The mother gave a history of preterm labor.

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