Cystic radionecrosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Distant history of nasopharyngeal carcinoma irradiation.

Modality: CT

Mass effect (left-to-right midline shift) from cystic radionecrosis

Case Discussion

Patient underwent a craniotomy and cyst decompression. Histology confirmed radiation necrosis with no evidence of infection or tumour.

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Case Information

rID: 5147
Case created: 10th Dec 2008
Last edited: 8th Nov 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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