Hyperostosis interna (axial CT)

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Patient Data

Age: Adult
Gender: Female

Thickening of the internal table of the calvarium, particularly over the frontal region.

Case Discussion

Hyperostosis frontalis interna represents benign overgrowth of the inner table of the skull in the frontal region. It is usually of no clinical significance.

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Case information

rID: 36130
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 8th Sep 2015
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