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7 Possible Causes for Hypodensity of Caudate Nucleus

  • Balamuthia Mandrillaris

    A computed tomogram of the brain showed two nonenhancing hypodense lesions at the left caudate nucleus and the right parietal lobe, ependymitis and leptomeningeal enhancement[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Takayasu Arteritis

    CT of the brain performed after the helical CT angiography showed interval development of subtle hypodensity and mass effect involving the left caudate nucleus and loss of[ajnr.org]

  • Herpes Simplex Encephalitis

    However, the right temporal lobe remained hypodense. Basal ganglia, thalamus, internal capsule, and caudate nucleus appeared normal.[nnjournal.net]

  • Herpes Zoster Encephalitis

    However, the right temporal lobe remained hypodense. Basal ganglia, thalamus, internal capsule, and caudate nucleus appeared normal.[nnjournal.net]

  • Degenerative Disorder

    The “eye of the tiger” sign is present as is hypodensity in the substantia nigra, but with no abnormal signal in the putamen, caudate nucleus, red nucleus, and dentate nucleus[jmg.bmj.com]

  • Ruptured Aneurysm

    The location of the hypodense area was along the sylvian fissure for MCA aneurysm and near the caudate nucleus or frontal lobe for anterior communicating artery and internal[stroke.ahajournals.org]

  • HARP Syndrome

    The “eye of the tiger” sign is present as is hypodensity in the substantia nigra, but with no abnormal signal in the putamen, caudate nucleus, red nucleus, and dentate nucleus[jmg.bmj.com]

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