Wilson's disease

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai

Presentation

6 year old child with worsening gait and cerebellar signs.

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Modality: MRI

During the present follow up there was hyperintensity within the pons and middle cerebellar peduncle which shows diffusion restriction. The typical symmetric basal ganglia, involving caudate nuclei, putamina, as well as ventrolateral thalamai, hyperintentensities. No diffusion restriction is seen in the basal ganglia region.

Case Discussion

Final Diagnosis: Wilson's Disease (Proven)

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Case Information

rID: 12107
Case created: 21st Oct 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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