Cranial MRI in chronic thinner intoxication

Neuroradiology. 1995 Aug;37(6):443-4. doi: 10.1007/BF00600085.

Abstract

We studied a 19-year-old man with thinner and toluene poisoning for 5 years by CT and MRI. Symmetrical lesions were seen in the basal ganglia and cingulate gyri.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Administration, Inhalation
  • Adult
  • Basal Ganglia / drug effects*
  • Basal Ganglia / pathology
  • Brain Damage, Chronic / chemically induced*
  • Brain Damage, Chronic / diagnosis
  • Chronic Disease
  • Gyrus Cinguli / drug effects*
  • Gyrus Cinguli / pathology
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Male
  • Neurologic Examination / drug effects
  • Psychoses, Substance-Induced / diagnosis*
  • Solvents / adverse effects*
  • Substance-Related Disorders / diagnosis*
  • Toluene / adverse effects*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

Substances

  • Solvents
  • Toluene