Atypical imaging appearances of intracranial meningiomas

Clin Radiol. 2007 Jan;62(1):10-7. doi: 10.1016/j.crad.2006.09.009.

Abstract

Meningiomas are the commonest primary, non-glial intracranial tumours. The diagnosis is often correctly predicted from characteristic imaging appearances. This paper presents some examples of atypical imaging appearances that may cause diagnostic confusion.

MeSH terms

  • Angiography
  • Contrast Media
  • Gadolinium
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Meningeal Neoplasms / blood supply
  • Meningeal Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • Meningeal Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Meningioma / blood supply
  • Meningioma / diagnosis*
  • Meningioma / diagnostic imaging
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

Substances

  • Contrast Media
  • Gadolinium