Ruptured intracranial dermoid cyst

Case contributed by Professor Ali Hekmatnia



Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

MRI demonestrating T1-WI, T2-WI and FLAIR sequences high signal intensity lesion at quadrigeminal cistern with mass effect on adjacent structures, extending to subarachnoid space of right parieto-occipital region and third ventricle and basal cisterns.

Case Discussion

Typical imaging findings of ruptured dermoid cyst of basal cisterns with fatty droplets in the subarachnoid space and basal cisterns.

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Case information

rID: 78895
Published: 14th Jun 2020
Last edited: 16th Jun 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Isfahan University of Medical Sciences

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