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Case 12732

A case of plexiform neurofibroma associated with sphenotemporal dysplasia

Author(s)
Boujarnija H, Beggi N, Ameuraoui T, Lamrani Y, Maaroufi M, Tizniti S, Boubbou M

CHU Hassan II
University Sidi Med BenALLAH,
route sidi Harazem
30000, FEZ, Morocco
Email:mijamija@hotmail.fr
 
Patient
female, 13 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Cerebral and orbital MRI
     

    Axial view T2 shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporoparietal regions (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Coronal view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Coronal view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal region (arrow) and expansion of the right temporal fossa (star).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Cerebral and orbital CT
     

    Unenhanced axial CT, parenchymal window, shows right sphenoïd wing dysplasia (white arrow) with right intraorbital neurofibroma (red arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial CT after injection, parenchymal window, shows right sphenoïd wing dysplasia (white arrow) with neurofibromas in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (red arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial CT after injection, parenchymal window, shows thinning of the right temporal bony structures (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Cerebral and orbital CT
     

    Axial CT, bone window, shows best thinning of the cortex of the right temporal bone (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial CT, bone window, shows best thinning of the cortex of the right temporal bone (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Axial CT, bone window, shows best the dysplasia of the right sphenoïd wing (white arrow), and bony modifications of the right temporal bone (yellow arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
Axial view T2 shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).
 
Axial view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).
 
Axial view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporoparietal regions (arrow).
 
Coronal view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows multiple lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (arrows).
 
Coronal view T1 after injection of contrast medium shows lobulated ill-defined soft tissue lesions in the right temporal region (arrow) and expansion of the right temporal fossa (star).
 
Unenhanced axial CT, parenchymal window, shows right sphenoïd wing dysplasia (white arrow) with right intraorbital neurofibroma (red arrow).
 
Axial CT after injection, parenchymal window, shows right sphenoïd wing dysplasia (white arrow) with neurofibromas in the right temporal and intraorbital regions (red arrows).
 
Axial CT after injection, parenchymal window, shows thinning of the right temporal bony structures (arrow).
 
Axial CT, bone window, shows best thinning of the cortex of the right temporal bone (arrow).
 
Axial CT, bone window, shows best thinning of the cortex of the right temporal bone (arrow).
 
Axial CT, bone window, shows best the dysplasia of the right sphenoïd wing (white arrow), and bony modifications of the right temporal bone (yellow arrow).
 
 
 
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