Radiation induced meningiomas

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard

Presentation

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

mri

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. 

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.