Pilocytic astrocytoma - large with followup

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Large posterior fossa cystic lesion with enhancing mural nodule

Day 1 post resection

Modality: MRI

1 Day Post Resection

3 months post resection

Modality: MRI

3 Months Post Resection

10 months post resection

Modality: MRI

10 Months Post Resection

14 months post resection

Modality: MRI

14 Months Post Resection

Case Discussion:

3 year old pilocytic astrocytoma resected then demonstrates evolving post operative enhancement with the last image at 14 month. No surgery or treatment after surgery.

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Case Information:

rID: 6493
Diagnostic certainty: Almost Certain
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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