Pericallosal lipoma

Case contributed by Prof Tarek Hamido

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Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
MRI

Pericallosal fatty mass , hyperintense on T1WI. It extends into the right atrium. dysplastic splenium of the corpus callosum.

Case Discussion

This case is of a curvilinear pericallosal lipoma, but is larger and more nodular than normal, with greater dysgenesis of the corpus callosum - demonstrating that there is a spectrum between tubonodular and curvilinear lipomas. 

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Case information

rID: 28260
Case created: 17th Mar 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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