Intraventricular meningioma

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Patient Data

Age: 95
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Skull X-ray show a round mass characterized by slight dense contours. 

Modality: CT

CT images demonstrate a large round mass inside left lateral ventricle with heterogeneous attenuation (calcifications and hyperattenuating areas).

Case Discussion

Intraventricular meningiomas are rare intracranial tumours that represent an uncommon subtype of the more-classical extra-axial meningioma and represent between 0.5 and 2% of all meningiomas.

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Case Information

rID: 11620
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 12th Jan 2016
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