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16b - Answer: 77-year-old male presents with headaches and blurred vision

Pomeranz, Stephen
Stephen J Pomeranz, MD
Chief Medical Officer, ProScan Imaging. Founder, MRI Online
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HISTORY: 

This 77-year-old male presents with severe headaches and blurred vision for six to eight months.

(QUIZ ANSWER) NOT A FINDING: 

Intracranial mass.

Using the diagnostic web viewer, we have provided images that assist in telling our clinical story. Areas of significance are indicated below.

FINDINGS:

Hydrocephalus ex vacuo with extensive supratentorial atrophy and peri-ependymitis granularis and/or leukoariosis. 

Posterior fossa / cerebellar atrophy. 

No signs of diffusion restriction. 

Cavum septum pellucidum et vergae. 

No macroinfarction in the visual pathway is noted. 

No signs of intracranial enhancement or neoplasm are noted. 

IMPRESSION:

Pattern of extensive neurodegenerative atrophy with ex vacuo ventricular enlargement and transependymal migration with deep ependymitis granularis but no evidence of macroinfarction or intracranial mass.

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