MRI Online
Library

View this list on the Library Page

ResidentsGroupsPricing
MRI Online
MRI Online
MRI Online
Library

View this list on the Library Page

9b - Answer: 37-year-old female with condition in the 4th ventricle

Pomeranz, Stephen
Stephen J Pomeranz, MD
Chief Medical Officer, ProScan Imaging. Founder, MRI Online
Includes DICOM files

Brain 2.png

MOST LIKELY DIAGNOSIS: Subependymoma

This 37-year-old female presents with a 4th ventricle subependymoma. You could sure miss this!

The inferior 4th ventricle is the most common location followed by the lateral ventricle (over 90% are in 4th or lateral). They may not enhance, but the 4th ventricular ones are more likely to, as seen in this case. Subependymoma is seen in an older patient demographic than ependymoma. Most subependymomas under 2 centimeters are asymptomatic.

CLICK "MARK COMPLETE" TO ADVANCE

LESSON 2, TOPIC 27

Case Challenge: Brain MRI Cases

Case Challenge

Browse other topics in...

Content reviewed: July 23, 2021

View CME activity information