Radiology Teaching Files > Case 66984

Contributed by: Faculty and residents Children's Hospital, Radiologist, Children's Health System, Birmingham, Alabama., USA.
Patient: 12 year old
History: Meningococcal CNS infection with prolonged encephalopathy

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Findings: T2 prolongation with abnormal diffusion signal in cortex of right cerebral hemisphere.
Diagnosis: Meningococcal encephalitis
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Case Number: 66984Last Updated: 10-02-2003
Anatomy: Cranium and Contents   Pathology: Infection
Modality: MRExam Date: 04-10-2003Access Level: Readable by all users
Keywords: encephalitis,meningococcus

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