Acute encephalopathy with bilateral thalamotegmental involvement in infants and children: imaging and pathology findings.

@article{Yagishita1995AcuteEW,
  title={Acute encephalopathy with bilateral thalamotegmental involvement in infants and children: imaging and pathology findings.},
  author={Akira Yagishita and Imaharu Nakano and Takakazu Ushioda and Naoki Otsuki and Akira Hasegawa},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={439-47}
}
PURPOSE To investigate the imaging and pathologic characteristics of acute encephalopathy with bilateral thalamotegmental involvement in infants and children. METHODS Five Japanese children ranging in age from 11 to 29 months were studied. We performed CT imaging in all patients, 10 MR examinations in four patients, and an autopsy in one patient. RESULTS The encephalopathy affected the thalami, brain stem tegmenta, and cerebral and cerebellar white matter. The brain of the autopsied case… CONTINUE READING

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