Central neurocytoma

Case contributed by Paresh K Desai
Diagnosis certain


Increasing headaches.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.


MRI brain reveals an enhancing intraventricular tumor extending into both lateral ventricles. Multiple cystic areas are noted within the tumor.

Case Discussion

This patient went on to have a craniotomy and excision of the mass (histopathology confirmed a central neurocytoma).

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