Figure of 8 in Radiology


Figure of 8/ Snowman appearance of heart:

Seen in Total anomalous pulmonary venous connection (TAPVC)

Figure of 8 brain:

Seen in Lissencephaly, a disorder of neuronal migration

Figure of 8 shaped brain tumor:

Seen in pituitary macroadenoma.

Special note:

‘Figure of 8’ brace is used in fracture clavicle.

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