Extra-axial masses (differential)

Dr Henry Knipe et al.

Extra-axial masses of the intracranial compartment have a wide range of differentials, ranging from benign developmental cysts to malignant tumors. 

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rID: 39240
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Extraaxial masses
  • Extraaxial tumours

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  • Case 2: arachnoid cyst
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  • Case 3: chondrosarcoma
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  • Case 4: epidermoid cyst
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  • Case 5: lymphoma
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