Spinal meningioma

Case contributed by Dr Noyan Zenger

Presentation

Patient's presenting symptoms: right hemiplegia

Modality: MRI

MRI shows a well-circumscribed intradural extramedullary oval mass at the level of T1 vertebrae

Case Discussion

MRI: MRI shows a well-circumscribed, intradural but extramedullary oval mass at the level of T1. It has intermediate signal on T1-weighted and T2-weighted images, and homogeneously enhances with the contrast.

Features are consistent with a spinal meningioma.

PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 12769
Case created: 8th Jan 2011
Last edited: 13th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.