Bilateral striopallidodentate calcinosis

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Synonyms: BSPDC | Cerebrovascular ferrocalcinosis | Idiopathic basal ganglia calcification | PFBC | Primary familial brain calcification

Bilateral striopallidodentate calcinosis (BSPDC also erroneously called Fahr disease) is characterized by the accumulation of calcium deposits in different brain regions particularly the basal ganglia and dentate nucleus and is often associated with neurodegeneration.

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