Intracranial tumors with calcification

A variety of intracranial tumors exhibit different forms of calcification. Some lesions commonly show calcification while in some tumors, calcification is seen only in few number of cases. In this article these tumors are classified on the basis of frequency of calcification.

Commonly calcified tumors
Less commonly calcified tumors
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Article information

rID: 27363
Section: Gamuts
Tag: pm, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Calcified CNS tumours
  • Brain tumour with calcification
  • Brain tumours with calcification
  • Brain tumor with calcification
  • Brain tumors with calcification
  • Calcific intracranial tumours

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    Case 1: craniopharyngioma
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  • Case 2: meningioma
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  • Case 3: primitive neuroectodermal tumor (sPNET)
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  • Case 4: chondrosarcoma - skull base
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  • Case 5: chordoma
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  • Case 7: ganglioglioma
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  • Case 6: central neurocytoma
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  • Several years lat...
    Case 8: cavernous hemangioma
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  • Dermoid
    Case 9: intracranial dermoid cyst
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  • Case 10: pineoblastoma
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  • Case 11: pineal germinoma
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  • Case 12: dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor (DNET)
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  • Case 13: atypical teratoid rhabdoid tumor
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    Case 14: teratoma
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  • Case 15: intracranial lipoma
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  • Case 16: oligoastrocytoma
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  • Case 17: oligodendroglioma
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