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Year : 1999  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 77-78
Radiological quiz: Neuroradiology

Department of Radiodiagnosis, I.G.M.C. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh-171001, India

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Dhiman D S, Sharma Y P, Sarin N K, Thakur R C. Radiological quiz: Neuroradiology. Indian J Radiol Imaging 1999;9:77-8

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Dhiman D S, Sharma Y P, Sarin N K, Thakur R C. Radiological quiz: Neuroradiology. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 1999 [cited 2020 May 26];9:77-8. Available from:
A ten-years-old child presented with complaints of episodic headache followed by vomiting. This was followed by diplopia. Cardiovascular, respiratory and abdominal examinations were normal. Fundoscopy showed bilateral papilledema. There was no neurological deficit. The hemogram was normal Chest and skull radiographs were normal. CT of the brain was performed [Figure - 1],[Figure - 2]

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