Radiation induced meningiomas

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard


History of scalp SCC decades earlier, treated overseas.

Patient Data

Age: elderly
Gender: Male
  • Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

MRI brain


There is widespread dural thickening with two focal extra-axial vividly enhancing masses almost certainly representing meningiomas.

Case Discussion

In the setting of prior radiotherapy, multiple meningiomas may develop. This usually occurs decades later. 

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