Olfactory groove meningioma

Case contributed by Dr MohammadTaghi Niknejad

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Patient Data

Age: 84
Gender: Male
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
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