Diffuse glioma

Case contributed by Dr Sandeep Bhuta

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Headache and seizures

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

A large cortically based tumour with areas of FLAIR suppression is present. 

Case Discussion

This case almost certainly represents a diffuse glioma, however without histology and molecular markers distinguishing between an oligodendroglioma and an astrocytoma is difficult. 

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Case Information

rID: 15970
Case created: 28th Nov 2011
Last edited: 20th May 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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