Atypical meningioma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
MRI

A large left frontal extra-axial mass is present with marked positive mass effect and associated oedema in the adjacent brain. Areas of signal loss are consistent with calcification / mineralisation. 

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have surgery and histology confirmed the diagnosis of an atypical meningioma

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Case information

rID: 7762
Case created: 5th Dec 2009
Last edited: 19th Jan 2016
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