EURORAD ESR

Case 15280

Racemose variant of Extraparenchymal Neurocysticercosis

Author(s)
Hernan Nova-Escobar 1
Carolina Diaz-Angulo 2
Juan Fernando Salcedo-Brand 2

1: Radiology resident, PGY3, Universidad del Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia.
2: Radiologist, Radiologos Asociados, Barranquilla, Colombia
Colombia at the Universidad del Norte; transv 44 no 102-80 apto 728 0000 Barranquilla, Colombia; Email:hernannova@gmail.com
 
Patient
male, 34 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT
     

    Non-enhanced CT, axial view.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Cysts; Infection;

    Non-enhanced CT, axial view.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Cysts; Infection;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MRI
     

    T1WI, T2WI, FLAIR and DWI, axial view.

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Infection;

    T2WI, coronal view. Scolex (blue arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Infection;

    T2WI, sagital view. Scolex (blue arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Infection;

    T1WI and T1 + Gd, coronal view. Thin wall enhancement (yellow arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Infection;

    T1WI and T1 + Gd, axial view. Thin wall enhancement (yellow arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Neuroradiology brain; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Decision analysis; Special Focus: Infection;
     
     
Non-enhanced CT, axial view.
 
Non-enhanced CT, axial view.
 
T1WI, T2WI, FLAIR and DWI, axial view.
 
T2WI, coronal view. Scolex (blue arrow).
 
T2WI, sagital view. Scolex (blue arrow).
 
T1WI and T1 + Gd, coronal view. Thin wall enhancement (yellow arrow).
 
T1WI and T1 + Gd, axial view. Thin wall enhancement (yellow arrow).
 
 
 
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