Posterior fossa horns; a new calvarial finding of mucopolysaccharidoses with well-known cranial MRI features

Damar Ç., Derinkuyu B. E. , Olgaç Kiliçkaya M. A. B. , Öztürk M., Öztunali Ç., Alimli A. G. , ...More

Turkish journal of medical sciences, vol.50, no.4, pp.1048-1061, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1908-70
  • Title of Journal : Turkish journal of medical sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.1048-1061
  • Keywords: Lysosomal storage diseases, glycosaminoglycans, mucopolysaccharidosis, magnetic resonance imaging, internal hypertrophy of the occipitomastoid sutures, NEUROIMAGING FINDINGS, MENTAL-RETARDATION, IMAGING FINDINGS, BRAIN MRI, MANIFESTATIONS


Background/aim: Mucopolysaccharidoses (MPS) are a group of hereditary metabolic diseases. The aim of this study was to share the previously unreported calvarial finding of internal hypertrophy of the occipitomastoid sutures (IHOMS) together with some other well-known cranial MRI findings in this patient series.