Polymicrogyria

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Longstanding seizures.

Patient Data

Age: Young adult.
Gender: Male
MRI

MRI brain

The grey matter on the left side along the Sylvian fissure and more anteriorly along the lateral aspect of the frontal lobe (middle and inferior frontal gyri) and posterior temporal lobe, is abnormally thickened, nodular with poorly defined grey white matter junction.

Case Discussion

This case illustrates left sided polymicrogyria without schizencephaly.

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Case information

rID: 15810
Case created: 12th Nov 2011
Last edited: 7th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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