Meningioma - invasive

Case contributed by Dr Bita Abbasi

Presentation

Progressive headache over the last few months.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
MRI

MRI images show an extraxial mass in the right hemispheric convexity with adjacent parenchymal edema. The tumor enhances avidly after contrast injection. Note the involvement of adjacent diploic space.

Case Discussion

Pathology was consistent with a locally invasive meningioma.

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Case information

rID: 21024
Published: 29th Dec 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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