Neurocysticercosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Young patient presenting with a seizure.

CT

Pre and post contrast CT demonstrates numerous calcified 3-7mm lesions some of which demonstrate surrounding edema. These lesions also demonstrate surrounding contrast enhancement.  

Case Discussion

Features are characteristic of neurocysticercosis

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Case information

rID: 7773
Published: 6th Dec 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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