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Meningioma, WHO Grade 1

Smirniotopoulos, M.D. JGSM - MedPix (2005)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Meningioma, WHO Grade 1

History: This is a 67yo white man with Hx of HTN, CM, and MI X 3 reports of right-sided weakness, facial droop, dizziness leading to a fall. He reports no loss of consciousness, no post-ictal period. No loss of bowel or bladder function. The patient reports some generalized weakness over the last month as well as headaches.

Findings: Dural based mass in anterior-medial portion of middle cranial fossa on the right. Roughly hemispheric in shape with a broad dural base and enhancement of the adjacent dura and cavernous sinus. There very extensive vasogenic edema.

Ddx: <li>Meningioma <li>Atypical meningioma <li>Anaplastic meningioma <li>Hemangiopericytoma

Dxhow: Surgical resection and histology

No MeSH data available.


Peripheral enhancing mass - dural based.  Note the extensive intraaxial vasogenic edema.
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Meningioma, WHO Grade 1

Smirniotopoulos, M.D. JGSM - MedPix (2005)

Peripheral enhancing mass - dural based.  Note the extensive intraaxial vasogenic edema.
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MPX2004_synpic24603: Peripheral enhancing mass - dural based. Note the extensive intraaxial vasogenic edema.

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Meningioma, WHO Grade 1

History: This is a 67yo white man with Hx of HTN, CM, and MI X 3 reports of right-sided weakness, facial droop, dizziness leading to a fall. He reports no loss of consciousness, no post-ictal period. No loss of bowel or bladder function. The patient reports some generalized weakness over the last month as well as headaches.

Findings: Dural based mass in anterior-medial portion of middle cranial fossa on the right. Roughly hemispheric in shape with a broad dural base and enhancement of the adjacent dura and cavernous sinus. There very extensive vasogenic edema.

Ddx: <li>Meningioma <li>Atypical meningioma <li>Anaplastic meningioma <li>Hemangiopericytoma

Dxhow: Surgical resection and histology

No MeSH data available.