Posterior fossa meningioma

Case contributed by Dr G Balachandran

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Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
MRI

MR images show a well defined extra-axial mass at the right infratentorial region, measuring 5.8 cm x 4.6 cm. It has a broad base to the dura. The mass also demonstrates homogeneous contrast enhancement with a prominent dural tail.

Case Discussion

This mass was resected and HPE confirmes a meningioma.

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Case information

rID: 5597
Published: 22nd Feb 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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