Falx meningioma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Headache.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
MRI

A space-occupying lesion (32×20×20mm in diameters) was seen above corpus callosum, accompanied with considerably vasogenic edema at left cerebral hemisphere. After IV contrast media, the mass shows intense and homogenous enhancement. Dural tail sign was noted in falx cerebri.

Case Discussion

Features are most consistent with falx meningioma.

 

 

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