Tuberous sclerosis

Case contributed by Dr Bishika Pun


Headache, dizziness and nausea. Plain abdominal CT scan shows multiple renal masses with fat attenuation (angiomyolipomas).

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
Gender: Female

Calcified subependymal and subcortical tubers with sclerotic bony lesions and thickening of the bony calvarium. 

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates few features of tuberous sclerosis, namely, supependymal and subcortical calcified tubers, sclerotic bony lesions as well as thickening of calvarium. 

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Case information

rID: 39020
Published: 17th Aug 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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