Fahr disease

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Case Discussion

Fahr disease, also known as familial cerebral ferrocalcinosis, is a congenital disorder characterized by abnormal calcium deposition with subsequent atrophy involving the basal ganglia, cerebral and cerebellar cortical regions.

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Case information

rID: 36463
Published: 27th Apr 2015
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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