Quadrigeminal cistern lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Known case of Sickle cell anaemia presented with vertigo for 2 days duration.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

A small T1 hyperintense lesion at the quadrigeminal cistern that saturate at fat sat sequences in keeping with lipoma.

Case Discussion

Intracranial lipomas are congenital lesions and as such are found at any age when the brain is imaged for other reasons. 

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Case Information

rID: 31506
Case created: 14th Oct 2014
Last edited: 26th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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