Cerebral toxoplasmosis

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

MRI brain

MRI of an immunocompromised post bone marrow transplant patient demonstrates multiple small peripherally enhancing nodules located predominantly in the basal ganglia,gray white matter junction as well as the central portions of the cerebellar hemispheres (in the region of the dentate nuclei). Only a small amount of surrounding edema is present.  

Case Discussion

Features are consistent with cerebral toxoplasmosis

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rID: 5472
Published: 27th Jan 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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