Primary CNS lymphoma

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Increasing confusion and right sided weakness.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male
CT

Non-contrast CT of the brain demonstrates a lobulated periventricular lesion which is hyperdense compared to normal cortex. It crosses the corpus callosum. There is no significant associated vasogenic oedema and no evidence of central necrosis. 

Case Discussion

This patient went on to have a biopsy which confirmed the diagnosis of lymphoma. 

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Case information

rID: 19213
Case created: 17th Aug 2012
Last edited: 4th Sep 2015
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