Primary CNS lymphoma

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Increasing confusion and right sided weakness.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Male

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 edema 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
Published: 17th Aug 2012
Last edited: 11th Aug 2020
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