Oligodendroglioma NOS

Case contributed by Dr Vic Venu

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Nonenhancing mass involving the overlying right frontal cortex with minor positive mass effect. 

Case Discussion

This tumour was biopsied and shown to be an oligodendroglioma.

Note: This case predates the recent (2016) revision WHO classification of CNS tumours, and thus molecular markers (IDH mutation and 1p19q co-deletion) are not available. As such, this tumour would now be classified as an oligodendroglioma NOS.

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Case Information

rID: 4792
Case created: 17th Oct 2008
Last edited: 20th May 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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