Day 4 - Case 20

Aleksandra Aracki-Trenkic1, Milan Simic1, Dragan Stojanov1,2, Zoran Radovanovic1,2
1 Department for radiology, Clinical Center Nis, Serbia
2 Medical faculty, University of Nis, Serbia

Clinical history:
A 43-year-old woman was admitted to the emergency department due to a sudden generalised epileptic seizure and a short-term loss of conscience. She had undergone breast cancer surgery a few years earlier. Elisa test detected Toxocara Canis IgG antibodies. Emergency CT scan showed multiple, calcified, atypical intracerebral lesions.

Possible answers
  • Brain abscesses
  • Neurocysticercosis
  • Toxocariasis
  • Brain metastases
  • Primary brain tumor

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