Glioblastoma NOS (with diffusion tensor imaging)

Case contributed by Dr Sandeep Bhuta


Fall after seizure. CT showed a left temporal mass.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male

Post contrast MR shows a necrotic mass in left temporal lobe. DTI performed for preoperative planning. Please note proximity of the mass to left optic radiation (green tract).

Case Discussion

Note: As histological proof and IDH mutation status have not been provided in this case and according to the current (2016) WHO classification of CNS tumours, this tumour would, therefore, be designated as a probable glioblastoma NOS

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Case information

rID: 15972
Published: 29th Nov 2011
Last edited: 6th Jun 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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