Pilocytic astrocytoma with a bleed

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

12 year old boy presented acutely obtunded

Patient Data

Age: 12 yrs
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Haemorrhage into a cystic posterior fossa mass, which was confirmed to be a pilocytic astrocytoma.

Case Discussion

This 12 year old boy presented acutely obtunded, and was found to have a haemorrhage into a cystic posterior fossa mass, which was confirmed to be a pilocytic astrocytoma.
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Case Information

rID: 2645
Case created: 7th May 2008
Last edited: 25th Mar 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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