Ossification of the falx cerebri

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Incidental finding on an MRI performed for headaches.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

Case Discussion

The images show extensive, asymmetric ossification of the rostral and middle falx cerebri. Contrast was given to exclude an associated meningioma.

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Case information

rID: 13987
Published: 8th Jun 2011
Last edited: 12th Oct 2015
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