Invasive meningioma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Lump on head.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female
MRI

MRI brain

A large bi-frontal mass is associated with marked oedema in the frontal lobes and can be seen (best on the sagittal scout) to extend into and through the frontal bone. 

A prominent CSF cleft is present indicating that it is extra-axial. 

Case Discussion

The patient went on to have the mass resected, confirming that it was indeed a meningioma. 

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Case information

rID: 7764
Case created: 5th Dec 2009
Last edited: 10th Jan 2016
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