Choroid plexus xanthogranulomas

Case contributed by Dr Sigmund Stuppner

Presentation

Transient global amnesia and hypertensive crisis.

Patient Data

Age: 75
Gender: Male
MRI

The MRI shows bilateral choroid lesions with typical high signal on DWI.

There are multiple cystic components with high signal on T2 and low signal on T1 images.

Another finding is a venous cerebral angioma in the right frontal lobe.

Case Discussion

Choroid plexus xanthogranulomas are common, incidental, and almost always asymptomatic lesions. 

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Case information

rID: 47137
Case created: 1st Aug 2016
Last edited: 3rd Aug 2016
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