EURORAD ESR

Case 10921

A rare case of osteoid osteoma of the cervical vertebral body

Author(s)
Sandeep M B, Joseph Vinod, Subas Chandra, Ram Shenoy Basti.

Department of Radio Diagnosis,
Father Muller Medical College,
Mangalore.
India.
 
Patient
female, 21 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Plain radiograph

    Lateral view of the neck showing straightening of the cervical spine

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MRI of the cervical spine
     

    T1 weighted sagittal MRI of cervical spine showing hypointense signal in body of C5 vertebra (which is hyperintense on T2WI) suggestive of reactive marrow oedema.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;

    T2 weighted sagittal MRI of cervical spine showing hyperintense signal in body of C5 vertebra (which is hypointense on T1WI) suggestive of reactive marrow oedema.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT of the cervical spine
     

    Axial CT at the level of C5 vertebra showing a hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus in the right posterolateral aspect of the body.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;

    Reformatted sagittal CT image of cervical spine showing hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus and perilesional sclerosis along the superior margin of body of C5 vertebra.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;

    Coronal reformatted CT image showing a hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus in the superior aspect of the body of C5 vertebra on the right side.

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal spine; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
Lateral view of the neck showing straightening of the cervical spine
 
T1 weighted sagittal MRI of cervical spine showing hypointense signal in body of C5 vertebra (which is hyperintense on T2WI) suggestive of reactive marrow oedema.
 
T2 weighted sagittal MRI of cervical spine showing hyperintense signal in body of C5 vertebra (which is hypointense on T1WI) suggestive of reactive marrow oedema.
 
Axial CT at the level of C5 vertebra showing a hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus in the right posterolateral aspect of the body.
 
Reformatted sagittal CT image of cervical spine showing hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus and perilesional sclerosis along the superior margin of body of C5 vertebra.
 
Coronal reformatted CT image showing a hypodense lesion with central sclerotic nidus in the superior aspect of the body of C5 vertebra on the right side.
 
 
 
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