Brain stone

Dr Rohit Sharma and Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Brain stones, also known as cerebral calculi, refers to large intracranial calcifications that may be solitary or multiple. 

If symptomatic, patients most commonly present with seizures. 

Localization of brain stones can help narrow the underlying etiology but the causes are numerous 1:

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rID: 44480
Section: Gamuts
Tag: refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Brain rock
  • Cerebral calculus
  • Cerebral calculi
  • Brain stones
  • Brain rocks

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