Leptomeningeal metastases

Case contributed by Dr Sandeep Bhuta
Modality: MRI

Leptomeningeal enhancement on T1 post contrast images. Note the enhancement in cerebellar folia.

Case Discussion

Primary was breast cancer.

Leptomeningeal metastases, also know as carcinomatous meningitis, refers to the spread of malignant cells through the CSF space.

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Case Information

rID: 6110
Case created: 30th Apr 2009
Last edited: 3rd Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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