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Case 3476

Cystic meningioma in a child

Author(s)
Earnshaw D, Gedela R, Ryan M
 
Patient
female, 11 year(s)
 
 
  • Published 26.08.2005
  • DOI 10.1594/EURORAD/CASE.3476
  • Section Neuroradiology
  • Case Type Clinical Cases
  • Difficulty Resident
  • Views 2698
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  • Figure 1
    CT brain unenhanced

    CT showing expansion and destruction of Right sphenoid.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT brain unenhanced;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT brain enhanced

    CT with contrast showing enhancement of the soft tissue component of the sphenoid and a cystic lesion in the right frontal region.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT brain enhanced;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MR brain coronal T1

    T1 weighted MR showing multi-cystic lesion right frontal region.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MR brain coronal T1;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    MR brain coronal T1 with gadolinium

    T1 weighted MR with contrast showing an enhancing lesion on the right dural surface of the brain. Note no enhancement of cyst wall.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MR brain coronal T1 with gadolinium;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    MR brain axial T1 with gadolinium

    T1 weighted MR showing an enhancing right sided mass. This contains an intratumoural cyst. The connection between the enhancing lesion and the non enhancing large cystic structure can be seen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MR brain axial T1 with gadolinium;
     
     
CT showing expansion and destruction of Right sphenoid.
 
CT with contrast showing enhancement of the soft tissue component of the sphenoid and a cystic lesion in the right frontal region.
 
T1 weighted MR showing multi-cystic lesion right frontal region.
 
T1 weighted MR with contrast showing an enhancing lesion on the right dural surface of the brain. Note no enhancement of cyst wall.
 
T1 weighted MR showing an enhancing right sided mass. This contains an intratumoural cyst. The connection between the enhancing lesion and the non enhancing large cystic structure can be seen.
 
 
 
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