Subependymal heterotopia

Case contributed by Dr Heba Mohamed

Presentation

A female patient presented with seizures and delayed milestones.

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Abnormal location of grey matter in the subependuml region of the right occipital as well as lateral ventricular body.

Loss of the normal brain sulcation at the right parietal region with smooth brain surface.

Case Discussion

3 years old female patient presented with seizures and delayed milestones. MRI of the brain shows abnormal subependymal location of heterotopic grey matter related to the occipital as well as lateral ventricular body finding is consistent with subependymal heterotopia. Additional finding of relative smooth brain surface at the right parietal region keeps with pachygyria.

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Case Information

rID: 48171
Case created: 22nd Sep 2016
Last edited: 23rd Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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