Periventricular leukomalacia

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli



Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Male

The white matter in the periventricular / peritrigonal regions is thinned with undulation of the margins of the lateral ventricles compatible with periventricular leukomalacia.

Closed lip schizencephaly also is seen at the right high frontal lobe.

Case Discussion

This child had a history of a perinatal insult and had significant developmental delay. The pattern of white matter loss is typical of periventricular leukomalacia.

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Case information

rID: 67670
Published: 21st Apr 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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