MR findings in extracranial cysticercosis

J Comput Assist Tomogr. Jan-Feb 1987;11(1):179-81. doi: 10.1097/00004728-198701000-00042.


A patient with disseminated cysticercosis involving orbit, tongue, parotid glands, epicardial fat, muscle, and subcutaneous tissues is presented. Magnetic resonance findings are described with emphasis on intraorbital and extracranial lesions.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Cysticercosis / diagnosis*
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy*
  • Male