Brainstem cavernoma

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Headaches, muscle weakness, gait disturbances.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Female
MRI

Case Discussion

MRI showed a popcorn-shaped lesion in the medulla oblongata with peripheral signal voids due to haemosiderin deposits.

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Case information

rID: 14089
Case created: 23rd Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
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