Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem


Headache with neurological deficits.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female

Right frontal extra-axial lesion demonstrates all the typical features of a cerebral meningioma: extra-axial location, splaying of the cerebral cortical gray matter, medial displaced cortical veins, homogeneous enhancement with enhanced dural tail and finally localized hyperostosis of the overlying calvarium. Minimal mass effect upon the right lateral ventricular body.

Case Discussion

Findings are typical for a right frontal convexity meningioma.

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Case information

rID: 61342
Published: 28th Jun 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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