Dermoid in scalp

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran
Modality: CT

Case Discussion

A three years old female child was referred for evaluation of a small midline scalp swelling in the region of bregma.The swelling measured 1.1 x 1.5 cms.,with the base in frontal bones.Bone window showed the typical punched out area,with margins well defined.The average C.T value of the mass was - 15 H.U.suggesting fat elements..There was also a  central hyperdense focus measuring 6 mm,with C.T. value of +60 H.U.
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Case Information

rID: 5334
Case created: 4th Jan 2009
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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