A 32-year-old member asked:
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hi doctors, was just wondering what is an anterior interhemispheric falx calcification?

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Dr. Marina Landa
31 years experience Pathology
Physiologic, posttr: Intracranial calcifications: physiologic, posttraumatic and dystrophic, subdural/epidural hematoma radiation/chemotherapy ischemia/infarct congenital disorders (phakomatoses) neurofibromatosis i and ii tuberous sclerosis basal cell nevus syndrome sturge-weber syndrome vascular disorders vascular malformations: avm/avf, cavernous angioma, venous angioma, and capillary telengiectasia and more.
Answered on Apr 26, 2015
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Falx calcification: This is a common incidental finding on CT scans, particularly in the elderly, usually of no concern.
Answered on Jun 28, 2014

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