Tuberous sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Yu-Ming Tang


Progress study. Complex medical history.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

CT Chest

Diffuse cystic lung disease with multiple thin walled cyst of variable size, typical of LAM.

Multiple bilateral fat containing renal masses, consistent with AMLs.


MRI Brain

Multiple cortical and subcortical tubers.

Calcific subependymal hamartoma.

White matter abnormalities.

Case Discussion

Findings in combination are consistent with the diagnosis of Tuberous Sclerosis.

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Case information

rID: 35725
Published: 12th May 2015
Last edited: 5th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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