Pilocytic astrocytoma

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Follow-up MRI in a brain tumour that had been biopsied 10 years before. The patient had also undergone radiotherapy (gamma knife) and ventriculo-peritoneal shunting.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

Periventricular cystic/solid mass. Marked leukopathy of the corpus callosum, probably resulting from irradiation.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 15669
Case created: 31st Oct 2011
Last edited: 27th May 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.