Ependymoma (supratentorial)

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Headache. Not walking properly. Limping.

Patient Data

Age: 5
Gender: Male

There is a large right posterior frontal mass that extends from the roof of the right lateral ventricle. Central T2 hyperintensity doesn't fluid-restrict.  Peripheral soft tissue with rim enhancement.

Case Discussion

Solitary large right posterior frontal mass. It arises from the roof of the right lateral ventricle and was histologically proven to be a supratentorial ependymoma.

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Case information

rID: 26693
Published: 3rd Jan 2014
Last edited: 17th Jan 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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