Choroidal fissure cyst - with hemorrhage

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli



Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male

Signal void round lesion is present at the left choroidal fissure

High signal foci on T2 and FLAIR sequences at subcortical and periventricular white matter of both cerebral hemispheres depict microvascular ischemic events.

Case Discussion

Choroidal fissure cyst is often incidentally discovered and usually has a benign course without symptoms. Choroidal fissure cyst may rarely present with intracystic hemorrhage, enlargement of the cyst and increasing symptomatology. It is, of course, possible that this represents an alternative diagnosis such as a cavernoma

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Case information

rID: 64070
Published: 5th Nov 2018
Last edited: 27th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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