Case contributed by Dr Sigmund Stuppner


Dizziness and headaches.

Patient Data

Age: 57
Gender: Female

Solid oval lesion in the pineal region. Pineal calcifications are dispersed peripherally. Hydrocephalus.


Solid pineal region mass which is T2/FLAIR isointense to brain parenchyma. Intense enhancement post IV gadolinium.

Case Discussion

After right frontal trepanation and infratentorial craniotomy, there are no more signs of hydrocephalus.

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Case information

rID: 46960
Published: 3rd Aug 2016
Last edited: 3rd Aug 2016
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