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CASE REPORT
Year : 2011  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 206-208

The magnetic resonance imaging "wine glass" sign of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis


Department of Radiodiagnosis, Era's Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Umesh C Parashari
Department of Radiodiagnosis, Era's Lucknow Medical College, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
India
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DOI: 10.4103/2231-0738.84217

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Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is a disease of neurons characterized by progressive muscular paralysis due to degeneration of motor neurons in the primary motor cortex, corticospinal tracts, brainstem, and spinal cord. We present the case of a 40-year-old patient having progressive muscle weakness, limb and truncal atrophy, and bulbar signs and with classical finding of "wine glass" appearance on magnetic resonance imaging.


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