Oligodendroglioma - where is the calcification on MR

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


Seizures in a 30 year old male

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Case Discussion

Final diagnosis: oligodendroglioma.

MRI is a poor modality to pick up calcification. In the present case thought the mass is heavily calcified on CT; it is extremely difficult to predict on MR

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Case Information

rID: 10792
Case created: 21st Sep 2010
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Tags: tumour, brain
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