Meningioma

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem

Presentation

Headache with neurological deficits.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
MRI

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: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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