“Hair-on-End” Sign on a Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Head in a Sickle Cell Disease Patient – A Clinical Image

Lama Alomari and Ayman Khushaim
 
Abstract
 
An 11-year-old boy who is known to have Sickle Cell Disease presented to his routine follow up with history of new frontal headache and difficulties with his school performance. Magnetic Resonance Imaging was done and it depicted hair-on-end sign, a hallmark of excessive erythropoiesis caused by severe anemia.

Published on: July 22, 2020
doi: 10.17756/micr.2020-052
Citation: Alomari L, Khushaim A. 2020. “Hair-on-End” Sign on a Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Head in a Sickle Cell Disease Patient – A Clinical Image. J Med Imaging Case Rep 4(2): 57-58.

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