Medulloblastoma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Signs and symptoms of raised intracranial pressure.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Female
MRI

MRI of the brain

MRI demonstrates a large mass appearing to arise from the vermis of the cerebellum. It has increased T2 and reduced T1 signal with heterogeneous enhancement. Moderate restricted diffusion is present.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates typical features of a medulloblastoma. 

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Case information

rID: 8424
Published: 31st Jan 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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