Table 4 Increased signal intensity in the basal ganglia (on T2-weighted images) in the literature

Diagnoses
Acute/chronic inflammatory
    AIDS20
    Epstein-Barr virus21
    Tick-borne encephalitis11
    Japanese encephalitis22
    Cryptococcosis in HIV23
    Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis24
    Poststreptococcal encephalitis with anti-basal ganglia  antibodies25
    Multiple sclerosis26
    Behcet disease27
Metabolic/toxic
    Wilson disease28,29
    Succinic semialdehyde dehydrogenase deficiency30
    GM1 gangliosidosis31
    Hypoglycemia32
    Hypoxia33
    CO intoxication36
Tumor
    Germinoma37
Neurodegenerative
    Huntington disease38,39
    Alzheimer dementia12
    Lewy body dementia12
    Mitochondriopathies40
Vascular
    Cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical  infarcts and leukoencephalopathy41
    Vascular dementia12
Psychiatric
    Depression42
    Schizophrenia43