EURORAD ESR

Case 14605

Radiological findings in Dyke-Davidoff-Mason Syndrome (DDMS)

Author(s)
Tunde Abdulsalam1, Hugh Logan2

1Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown, RCSI Graduate Entry Building (Beside the Academic Center); Blanchardstown 22 Dublin, Ireland; Email:abdulst@tcd.ie

2Department of Radiology, Midland Regional Hospital Mullingar, Co. Westmeath, Ireland.
 
Patient
female, 82 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT brain axial
     

    CT brain, demonstrating severe left cerebral hemiatrophy with ipsilateral compensatory skull hypertrophy, enlarged frontal sinus consistent with DDMS. There are other findings of bilateral cerebellar atrophy.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital; Infection;

    CT brain, demonstrating severe left cerebral hemiatrophy with ipsilateral compensatory skull hypertrophy, enlarged frontal sinus consistent with DDMS. There are other findings of bilateral cerebellar atrophy.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital; Ischaemia / Infarction;

    CT brain bone window, the left frontal sinus hyper-pneumatisation is better illustrated.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology spine; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital; Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT AP Skull

    There is hyper-pneumatisation of the left frontal sinus, elevated left petrous ridge, left skull thickening and falx displaced to left

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Digital radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
CT brain, demonstrating severe left cerebral hemiatrophy with ipsilateral compensatory skull hypertrophy, enlarged frontal sinus consistent with DDMS. There are other findings of bilateral cerebellar atrophy.
 
CT brain, demonstrating severe left cerebral hemiatrophy with ipsilateral compensatory skull hypertrophy, enlarged frontal sinus consistent with DDMS. There are other findings of bilateral cerebellar atrophy.
 
CT brain bone window, the left frontal sinus hyper-pneumatisation is better illustrated.
 
There is hyper-pneumatisation of the left frontal sinus, elevated left petrous ridge, left skull thickening and falx displaced to left
 
 
 
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