Choroid plexus papilloma

Case contributed by Dr Ammar Haouimi


Increased head circumference

Patient Data

Age: 2 months
Gender: Male

A lobulated hyperdense soft tissue mass with a "cauliflower-like" appearance in the trigone of the left lateral ventricle with intense contrast enhancement. The ventricular system is enlarged. 


Case Discussion

CT features of a  choroid plexus papilloma.

Usually the ventricular system is dilated as a result of an increased production of CSF ("overproduction hydrocephalus").

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Case information

rID: 63946
Published: 26th Oct 2018
Last edited: 26th Oct 2018
System: Paediatrics
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Aurès Medical Imaging Center - Batna Algeria

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