Suprasellar cistern tuber cinereum lipoma

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha

Presentation

Headache, with giddiness. Non-specific symptoms.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

A T1 and T2 hyperintense lesion is seen in suprasellar cistern within the tuber cinereum. It is suppressed on the fat-saturated sequence.

Case Discussion

This is a characteristic location and presentation of suprasellar cistern lipoma.

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Case Information

rID: 23481
Case created: 18th Jun 2013
Last edited: 6th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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