MRI in nonketotic hyperglycinaemia: case report

Neuroradiology. 2001 Sep;43(9):792-3. doi: 10.1007/s002340100577.


We present a girl with proven nonketotic hyperglycinaemia. The pathological findings on MRI were brain atrophy with thinning of the corpus callosum and delayed myelination of the cerebral hemispheres, particularly the parietal lobes.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Corpus Callosum / pathology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hyperglycinemia, Nonketotic / complications
  • Hyperglycinemia, Nonketotic / diagnosis*
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Psychomotor Disorders / etiology