Radiation necrosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Adult
MRI

The left temporal lobe is haemorrhagic with high T2 signal extending throughout the white matter and extensive enhancement. Note the atrophy of the ipsilateral cerebellum. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of radiation necrosis in this case following acoustic schwannoma irradiation performed overseas.

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Case information

rID: 7248
Case created: 23rd Sep 2009
Last edited: 5th Dec 2015
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