Secondary CNS lymphoma (typical)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: CT

Secondary CNS Lymphoma: the typical appearance in patients with normal immunity is a solitary enhancing mass. This is typically of high density on non contrast CT (NCCT), and shows enhancement on post contrast.

Modality: MRI

Secondary CNS Lymphoma - The typical appearance in patients with normal immunity is a solitary enhancing mass. This demonstrated typical restriction on DWI.

Case Discussion

Confirmed secondary CNS Lymphoma. 

The typical appearance in patients with normal immunity is a solitary enhancing mass. This is typically of high density on non contrast CT (NCCT), and demonstrated restriction on DWI.

Image courtesy of R. Larsen and A. Coulthard. Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia.

PlayAdd to Share
Case
Full screen case
Case with hidden diagnosis
Full screen case with hidden diagnosis

Case Information

rID: 2593
Diagnostic certainty: Almost Certain
Tag: lymphoma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert_accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert_accept Thank you for updating your details.