Neuroglial cyst

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Incidental finding.

Patient Data

Age: Adult
MRI

A left frontal lobe intra-axial well defined, non-enhancing, CSF intensity unilocular cystic lesion with no surrounding oedema. No enhancement or communication with either the subarachnoid space or ventricle. 

CT

Brain CT scan shows a left frontal lobe intra-axial well defined, non-enhancing, CSF density unilocular cystic lesion with no surrounding oedema. 

Case Discussion

Incidental lesion with no sinister features. It most likely represents a neuroglial cyst.

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Case information

rID: 10713
Published: 11th Sep 2010
Last edited: 26th Feb 2018
Tags: brain, cyst
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