Intraventricular neoplasms and lesions

Intraventricular neoplasms are rare and arise from periventricular structures such as the walls of the ventricular system, the septum pellucidum and the choroid plexus. Many tumor types arise from, or can bulge into the ventricular system, although there are certain lesions that are relatively restricted to ventricles. A number of factors assist in defining the differential diagnosis, both radiological and clinical, including where the lesion is positioned within the ventricle as well as age and any associated conditions 4.

Neoplasms of the ventri­cular wall and septum pellucidum
Neoplasms of the choroid plexus

See: choroid plexus tumors.

Others
Non-neoplastic lesions 

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rID: 4145
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Intraventricular lesions
  • Intraventricular mass
  • Intraventricular neoplasms
  • Intraventricular tumours
  • Intraventricular tumors
  • Intraventricular masses

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  • Case 1: central neurocytoma
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  • Case 3: subependymal giant cell astrocytoma
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  • Case 4: colloid cyst
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  • Case 5: intraventricular B cell lymphoma
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    Case 6: intraventricular ganglioglioma
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  • Case 7: GBM with intraventricular extension
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  • Case 8: intraventricular metastases
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    Case 9: intraventricular neurocysticercosis
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