Tuberous sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Bishika Pun

Presentation

Headache, dizziness and nausea. Plain abdominal CT scan shows multiple renal masses with fat attenuation (angiomyolipomas).

Patient Data

Age: 21
Gender: Female
CT

Calcified subependymal and subcortical tubers with sclerotic bony lesions and thickening of the bony calvarium. 

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates few features of tuberous sclerosis, namely, supependymal and subcortical calcified tubers, sclerotic bony lesions as well as thickening of calvarium. 

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Case information

rID: 39020
Case created: 16th Aug 2015
Last edited: 11th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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