Kallmann Syndrome: MRI Findings - Clinical Medical Image Lib
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Kallmann syndrome is a neuronal migration disorder characterised by hypogonadotropic hypogonadism and anosmia or hyposmia. It is generally accepted that defective rhinocephalon development result in olfactory tract abnormalities. A 14-years-old male was consulted for cryptorchidism and anosmia. There was decrease of LH, FSH and testosterone in the laboratory examinations of the patient. We used Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to visualize the olfactory tract and evaluate the olfactory sulci in patient whose clinical and laboratory findings were compatible with Kallmann syndrome. Coronal images of the frontal region clearly demonstrated aplasia of the bilateral olfactory sulci and absence of the olfactory tracts in the patient...

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