Lhermitte-Duclos disease: case report

J Neuroimaging. 2006 Apr;16(2):157-62. doi: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2006.00020.x.


Lhermitte-Duclos disease is a rare disorder with an unknown pathogenesis. A single report of a pathological proven case of Lhermitte-Duclos disease is presented with clinical, imaging, and histopathological findings. A brief review of the condition is provided with an emphasis on imaging description.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Cerebellar Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Cerebellar Neoplasms / surgery
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Ganglioneuroma / diagnosis*
  • Ganglioneuroma / surgery
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*