Intracranial dermoid cyst

Case contributed by Dr Erik Ranschaert


79-year old patient with TIA symptoms.


Modality: CT

Brain CT: strongly hypodense lesion in the right frontal lobes with negative Houndsfield values.

MRI BRAIN (selected images)

Modality: MRI

Brain Sagittal T1: a spontaneous T1 hyperintense well-delineated mass is seen in the right frontal lob with it's base on the roof of the sphenoid sinus.

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Case Information

rID: 12529
Case created: 12th Dec 2010
Last edited: 6th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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