Paget disease of the skull

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard
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CT

Paget involvement of the skull, with widening of the diploic space, typical "cotton wool" appearance and over-riding enlarged frontal bone (Tam o' Shanter sign).

Case Discussion

Paget disease of the skull. Scout and sagittal demonstrate the Tam o' Shanter sign.

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