Vein of Galen aneurysm

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Enlarging head circumference

Patient Data

Age: Child
MRI

MRI of the brain

Selected images from an MRI demonstrate a markedly enlarge flow void centrally, just above the pineal region, draining posteriorly to the sagittal sinus.

Case Discussion

Features characteristic of a vein of Galen aneurysm.

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Case information

rID: 10512
Case created: 18th Aug 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
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