Trigeminal schwannoma

Case contributed by Dr Paresh K Desai


50 year old male with giddiness. No focal neurological deficit at presentation.

Patient Data

Age: 50y


Case Discussion

Left trigeminal Schwannoma with solid and cystic components is seen on Post Gadolinium images. the lesion is extending to the Meckel;s cave on left side and is causing mass effect on the brain stem due to extension into the cerebellopontine angle cistern

Final Diagnosis: Left trigeminal Schwannoma

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Case information

rID: 10864
Published: 28th Sep 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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