Multiple sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Recurrent neurological symptoms.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
MRI

MRI of the brain and cord demonstrates numerous white matter T2 hyperintense lesions, particularly in a periventricular distribution. There are a number of juxtacortical, posterior fossa and enhancing lesions, easily fulfilling McDonald's criteria

Features are typical of multiple sclerosis.

Case Discussion

MRI of the brain and cord demonstrates numerous white matter T2 hyperintense lesions, particularly in a periventricular distribution. There are a number of juxtacortical, posterior fossa and enhancing lesions, easily fulfilling McDonald's criteria

Features are typical of multiple sclerosis.

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Case information

rID: 8662
Published: 21st Feb 2010
Last edited: 28th Oct 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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