Pilocytic astrocytoma - large with followup

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Male

Large posterior fossa cystic lesion with enhancing mural nodule


Day 1 post resection

1 Day Post Resection


3 months post resection

3 Months Post Resection


10 months post resection

10 Months Post Resection


14 months post resection

14 Months Post Resection

Case Discussion

3 year old pilocytic astrocytoma resected then demonstrates evolving post operative enhancement with the last image at 14 month. No surgery or treatment after surgery.

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Case information

rID: 6493
Case created: 3rd Jul 2009
Last edited: 16th Nov 2015
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