The CT scan shows bilateral basal ganglia calcification. The cause in our patient was due to hypocalcaemia. Various causes of basal ganglia calcification can be found from Radiopaedia article attached here.
A 30 year old NIDDM is brought to your ED after being found with altered mental state following an argument with his partner. He is unwell, has compensated shock requiring emergent management Compensated HAGMA, No NAGMA Mild renal impairment Hypocalcaemia … Continue reading
A 30 year old man is brought to your ED by ambulance. He was found lying on his garage floor unconscious by his girlfriend after an earlier argument. He is a NIDDM on Metformin and has some psychological problems on … Continue reading