Amyloidoma of the skull: plain radiographs, CT and MRI

Neuroradiology. 1996 Jan;38(1):44-6. doi: 10.1007/BF00593216.


Amyloidomas involving bone are rare. The 67-year-old man reported here had a large amyloidoma of the left frontal, parietal, sphenoid (greater wing) and temporal bones causing neural compression. Plain radiographs CT and MRI are shown.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Amyloidosis / diagnosis*
  • Amyloidosis / pathology
  • Biopsy
  • Calcinosis / diagnosis
  • Calcinosis / pathology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Male
  • Skull* / pathology
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*