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Brain Disorders

Picture of Corticobasal Degeneration (CBD)

Picture of Corticobasal degeneration (CBD)

These photos show MRI images of the brain of a 54-year-old woman suffering from corticobasal degeneration. Her symptoms include nonfluent aphasia and mild parkinsonism, both of which are progressive. The images show diffuse asymmetric bilateral atrophy (arrows) in the frontoparietal brain regions.

Image Source: Medscape

Text Reference: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: “NINDS Corticobasal Degeneration Information Page”