Cervical nerve sheath tumor

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Lawson


Incidental finding

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Ovoid T2 hyperintense lesion between the right posterior elements of C1 and C2 shows central enhancement. The lesion is separate from bone and again results in smooth adjacent osseous remodelling. Features remain most consistent with nerve sheath tumor.

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Case information

rID: 25851
Published: 12th Nov 2013
Last edited: 29th Sep 2015
Tag: spine
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