Anaplastic oligodendroglioma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Seizures.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

MRI brain

Modality: MRI

A large mass in the right temporal lobe demonstrates central regions of non-enhancement with peripheral heterogeneous enhancement. There is extensive involvement of the overlying cortex and the solid components demonstrate restricted diffusion. 

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have surgery and histology revealed the lesion to be an anaplastic oligoastrocytoma.

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Case Information

rID: 7788
Case created: 7th Dec 2009
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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