Choroid plexus carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam

Presentation

Enlarging head size and poor development.

Patient Data

Age: 4 months
Gender: Female

CT brain

Modality: CT

An enormous left sided mass composed of solid enhancing tissue and numerous surrounding cysts is present with enlargement of the skull and marked midline shift. 

MRI brain

Modality: MRI

MRI demonstrates a very large heterogeneous mass with solid and cystic components. No convincing fatty components. 

Case Discussion

Typical albeit extreme appearances of a choroid plexus carcinoma. 

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Case Information

rID: 8316
Case created: 24th Jan 2010
Last edited: 26th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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