Alexander's disease: cranial MRI and ultrasound findings

Pediatr Radiol. 1991;21(2):133-4. doi: 10.1007/BF02015628.


Cranial ultrasound (US) findings and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are presented in an infant with Alexander's disease. Both methods may help the clinician with the early diagnosis of this rare disease.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Brain / pathology*
  • Diffuse Cerebral Sclerosis of Schilder / diagnosis*
  • Diffuse Cerebral Sclerosis of Schilder / diagnostic imaging
  • Echoencephalography
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Male
  • Time Factors