Buket Özkara, Faik Budak

Department Of Neurology, Kocaeli Üniversity, Kocaeli, Turkey

Keywords: intracranial siderozis, hearing loss, vertigo


Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system results from hemosiderin deposition in the subpial layers of the brain and spinal cord. The condition is characterized by a classic triad of symptoms consisting of sensorineural hearing loss, cerebellar ataxia, and myelopathy. This case report provides an account of a female who presented with sudden vertigo attacks accompanying sensorineural hearing loss.