Cerebral cavernoma

Case contributed by Dr Heba Mohamed

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Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Right occipital small "popcorn" or "berry-like lesion with a rim of signal loss due to hemosiderin. It measures 12 mm and displays high signal on T1 with peripheral high signal and central low signal on T2WI.

Case Discussion

The radiological features are likely representing Cerebral Cavernoma which fits into type II according to Zabramski classification.

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Case information

rID: 64968
Published: 16th Dec 2018
Last edited: 16th Dec 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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