Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 37, Issue 7, pp 717–719 | Cite as

Intracranial extracerebral glioneuronal heterotopia with fetal laminar organization on MR imaging

  • Burce Ozgen
  • Kader Karli OguzEmail author
  • Murat Canyigit
  • Mehmet Cem Mocan
  • Murat Irkec
Case Report


We present the brain MR imaging findings in a 13-month-old male infant with intracranial extracerebral brain tissue demonstrating the typical laminar organization pattern of fetal cerebral wall accompanied by unilateral anophthalmia and ethmoidal encephalocele supported by CT imaging.


Brain Glioneuronal heterotopia Encephalocele CT MRI Child 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Burce Ozgen
    • 1
  • Kader Karli Oguz
    • 1
    Email author
  • Murat Canyigit
    • 1
  • Mehmet Cem Mocan
    • 2
  • Murat Irkec
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyHacettepe University Faculty of MedicineAnkaraTurkey
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyHacettepe University Faculty of MedicineAnkaraTurkey

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