Fibrous dysplasia

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Headache; routine assesment.

Patient Data

Age: 32
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Bony expansion, some cortical destruction of right squamous temporal bone, with groundglass matrix, and no soft tissue component.

Modality: MRI

Groundglass matrix is well seen, and is seen to buckle adjacent cerebral cortex, however no edema.

Case Discussion

Based on fibro-osseous groundglass matrix, and CT/MR morphology, lesion was presumed to be Fibrous Dysplasia. Patient was stable, and thus no intervention was planned.

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Case Information

rID: 5282
Case created: 30th Dec 2008
Last edited: 2nd Apr 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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