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Table 2 Cases with discordant sequential imaging findings

From: Head ultrasound, CT or MRI? The choice of neuroimaging in the assessment of infants with congenital cytomegalovirus infection

Case 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
HUS Normal Normal Normal Normal Grade I intraventricular hemorrhage Nonspecific hyperechogenicity along the ventriculostriate vessels,with two small periventricular cystic formations Increase in size of the germinal matrix, with small cystic formations, and lateral ventricle ectasia Multiple cysts in the germinal region and hyperechogenicity of the thalamostriate vessels Discrete ventricular asymmetry with a prominence of the right lateral ventricle and small sub ependymal cysts Cystic abnormalities
MRI or CT MRI: Nonspecific isolated signal anomaly in the left striatum MRI: Mild subcortical white matter anomaly in the left parietal lobe MRI: Anterior and inferior temporal cystic formations CT: Lentriculostriate vasculopathy MRI: Abnormal signal in the temporal horns and peritrigonal white matter MRI:Normal MRI: Normall MRI: Normal MRI: Normal CT: Normal
Other Symptomsa 2,5, 7 1,6 1,2,3,4,5 1,2,3, 4,5,6,8,9 2,3,6 3 1,2, 3,4 None None None
  1. aSymptoms: Intrauterine growth retardation1, persistent thrombocypotenia2, sensineural hearing loss3, hepatitis4, hyperbilirubinemia5,, prematurity6, systemic symptoms (poor feeding, lethargy, poor weight gain) 7, petechiae or purpura8, hepatomegaly or splenomegaly9