Neurocysticercosis: nodular calcified stage

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Past history of seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

CT of the brain demonstrates numerous small focal calcifications throughout both cerebral hemispheres. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates the typical appearances of burnt-out neurocysticercosis, with multiple granulomas. 

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Case information

rID: 7774
Published: 6th Dec 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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