Multiple myeloma

Case contributed by Varun Babu
Diagnosis certain


Known patient of multiple myeloma presented with drowsiness and altered sensorium.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Female

Numerous well defined lytic bone lesions seen in diploe, clivus, and visualized cervical vertebral marrow. 

Case Discussion

This appearance of multiple punched out lytic lesions of the skull is called the raindrop skull, typical of multiple myeloma

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.

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.