Tuberous sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Abdallah Al Khateeb


Global developmental delay and recurrent seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Female

Few subcortical tubers are noted. These tubers are hypointense on T1 and hyperintense on T2 and FLAIR.
Few subependymal calcified hamartomatous nodules that show enhancement on the post-Gd images.

Case Discussion

These imaging features are suggestive of tuberous sclerosis.

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Case information

rID: 43428
Published: 13th Mar 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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