Colloid cyst of the 3rd ventricle

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Chronic headaches.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Case Discussion

Relatively small colloid cyst of the 3rd ventricle with obstruction of Monro's foramina. Typically hyperintense on native T1 and hypointense on T2 due to proteinaceous content.

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Case Information

rID: 14091
Case created: 23rd Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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