Orbital cavernous hemangioma

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle


Right axial non-pulsatile proptosis.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

2.7 x 1.9cm well defined T1 isointense/T2 hyperintense right intraconal lesion causing moderate-severe mass effect on the optic nerve and abutting the medial rectus muscle.

Avid patchy enhancement of the lesion most pronounced peripherally.

Normal left orbit.

Case Discussion

Appearances in most in keeping with an orbital cavernous hemangioma.

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Case information

rID: 54065
Published: 24th Jun 2017
Last edited: 15th Aug 2019
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