Skull vault hemangioma

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Known right parietal bulging of the skull since early childhood. Minor head trauma.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Skull

Right posterior parietal expansile lytic lesion with thin sclerotic margins and geographic internal opacities.  

Case Discussion

Features are likely of benign expansile skull lesion, mostly representing intraosseous hemangioma of the skull vault.

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Case information

rID: 17314
Published: 3rd Apr 2012
Last edited: 14th Feb 2020
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