CASE 85: CT BRAIN: 20F convulsion

Its a classical cysticercosis pattern, with a hyperdense scolex and rim enhancement in a cystic parenchymal lesion, with minimal surrounding edema.

Neurocysticercosis represents the most common parasitic disease of the human central nervous system, is the most common cause of acquired epilepsy, and is a major public health problem worldwide

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