Cerebral metastasis

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abd Rabou

Presentation

Patient developed headache and confusion

Patient Data

Age: 40 years old
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI
Multiple small scattered intraparenchymal ring enhancing lesions proved to be metastatic deposits

Case Discussion

Breast cancer may metastasize to the brain via a haematogenous route. Differential consideration of cerebral metastasis include; brain abscesses, demyelination plaques, multifocal glioma and lymphoma

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Case Information

rID: 25497
Case created: 28th Oct 2013
Last edited: 11th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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