|Patient: 63 year old female|
|History: 63 year old female with lumbar/thoracic sprain/strain.|
| Findings: |
Fig. 1: Sagittal T1WI (top), T2WI (middle), and Fat Saturation T2WI (bottom) - demonstrate an expansile lesion involving the body and pedicles of the T11 vertebra. There is a coarse trabecular pattern coursing through the vertebral body. The lesion demonstrates intermediate signal intensity on T1 and T2 weighted images, but is hyperintense on the fat saturation T2 weighted images.
|Diagnosis: Aggressive Vertebral Body Hemangioma|
| Discussion: |
Aggressive Vertebral Body Hemangioma
| References: |
Grossman, RI., Yousem, DM. Neuroradiology: The Requisites. 2nd Edition. Mosby, 2003.
Aakash D. Singh, M.D. – PGY-V Radiology Resident
Barry McNulty, M.D. - Radiologist
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Case Number: 6947045Last Updated: 10-15-2006 The reader is fully responsible for confirming the accuracy of this content.
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