Olfactory groove meningioma

Case contributed by Dr MohammadTaghi Niknejad

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Patient Data

Age: 84
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Large extra axial calcified mass is noted in anterior cranial fossa (olfactory groove) which is compatible with meningioma. 

Case Discussion

Meningiomas are located anywhere that meninges are found, and 10% of them are seen in olfactory groove/planum sphenoidale.

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Case Information

rID: 32547
Case created: 1st Dec 2014
Last edited: 16th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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