Pericallosal lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Utkarsh Kabra

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Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Male
MRI

Curvilinear fat intensity lesion along the corpus callosum, suppresses on T1 fatsat images and shows blooming on SWI. On SWI images, care should be taken to not misinterpret the appearance as venous thrombosis.

A linear vascular channel is seen in the right frontal region, draining into the deep venous system.

Case Discussion

Curvilinear fat intensity lesion along the corpus callosum, suppresses on T1 fatsat images and shows blooming on SWI in keeping with a pericallosal lipoma.

A linear vascular channel is seen in right frontal region, draining into the deep venous system in keeping with a developmental venous anomaly.

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Case information

rID: 69727
Published: 21st Jul 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Getwell Poly Clinic & Hospital

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