Meningioma with diffusion restriction

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


Headache in a 40 year old woman.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

Left parietal convexity extra axial dural based lesion with strong enhancement, dural tail sign and diffusion restriction.

Case Discussion

MR brain reveals left parietal meningioma with diffusion restriction.

DWI has been shown to be of help in identifying atypical/ Malignant Meningiomas.

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Case information

rID: 13065
Case created: 24th Feb 2011
Last edited: 13th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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