CT and MR of the brain in glutaric acidemia type I: a review of 59 published cases and a report of 5 new patients.

@article{Brismar1995CTAM,
  title={CT and MR of the brain in glutaric acidemia type I: a review of 59 published cases and a report of 5 new patients.},
  author={J O Brismar and Pinar T. Ozand},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1995},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={675-83}
}
PURPOSE To identify a pattern of findings on CT or MR of the brain in glutaric acidemia type I typical enough to permit a correct diagnosis. METHODS Clinical history and findings and brain CT and MR results in 59 previously reported patients (MR in 12) and in 5 new patients (all examined with MR and 3 also with CT) were reviewed. RESULTS In half the patients macrocephaly was present, and in half the onset was acute, often following infection and mimicking encephalitis. Although brain… CONTINUE READING
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