Radiology Teaching Files > Case 32580

Contributed by: ucrad residents, Radiologist, University of Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Patient: 51 year old female

Fig. 1: T1 sagital

Fig. 2: T2 sagital

Fig. 3: T2 axial

Fig. 4: T2 axial

Fig. 5: T1 postinfusion

Fig. 6: T1 post infusion

Large intracanalicular, extradural mass which is multiseptated and extends out the neural foramen bilaterally at multiple levels causing extensive remodeling and expansion of the canal and neural foramen.
Second mass in left paraspinal muscles with same signal characteristics and enhancement pattern.

Diagnosis: Neurofibromatosis type I
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Case Number: 32580Last Updated: 11-13-2002
Anatomy: Spine and Peripheral Nervous System   Pathology: Neoplasm
Modality: MRExam Date: 11-11-2002Access Level: Readable by all users
Keywords: neurofibromatosis, extradural spinal tumor

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