Pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
CT

A single image from a contrast enhanced CT of the brain demonstrating a large left frontal lobe cystic lesion with a peripherally located enhancing nodule. This was confirmed to be a pleomorphic xanthoastrocytoma.

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Author: The Armed Forces Institute of Pathology

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rID: 36407
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 18th May 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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