Extracranial meningioma of the ethmoid sinus

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli

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Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Multiplanar CT images, showing a hypodense lesion in the right ethmoid sinus with internal calcification and with remodeling of the adjacent bone structures.

Heterogeneous enhancement after contrast injection also is seen.

The mass is causing a pressure effect on the right frontal recess and retention of secretions. 

Case Discussion

This is a pathologically-proven case of meningioma.

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Case information

rID: 63787
Published: 22nd Oct 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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