Cavernous hemangioma - brain

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Selected axial images from an MRI demonstrate typical appearances of a cavernous hemangioma (cavernoma) with a circumscribed lesion with heterogeneous signal but profound signal loss and blooming on gradient echo. No evidence of surrounding edema to suggest a recent bleed. 

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rID: 9773
Published: 23rd May 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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