Oligodendroglioma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Partial seizures described as episodic LOC preceded by an olfactory aura.

Patient Data

Age: 18 years
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

T2/FLAIR hyperintense mass in right frontotemporal lobe involving cortex and subcortical white matter with areas of heterogeneous contrast enhancement.

Case Discussion

VGH Case 2

18 yo female with partial seizures described as episodic LOC preceded by an olfactory aura.

Dx:

Right frontotemporal oligodendroglioma

Tx:

Right frontotemporal craniotomy and subtotal tumour resection

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Case Information

rID: 4755
Case created: 9th Oct 2008
Last edited: 22nd Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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