Medulloblastoma

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Patient Data

Age: Child
Modality: MRI

Posterior fossa mass in a child is located posterior to the fourth ventricle, arising from the vermis. It has prominent restricted diffusion and heterogeneous enhancement. 

Case Discussion

These features are typical of a medulloblastoma with high cellularity accounting for diffusion restriction. The diagnosis was confirmed histologically. 

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Case Information

rID: 11616
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 14th Sep 2015
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