Glioblastoma NOS

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Patient Data

Age: 80 years
Gender: Female

Large low attenuating mass on the left with surrounding edema and mass effect, including subfalcine herniation and sulcal effacement.


Postoperative CT

Post-operative appearance.

Case Discussion

Histological assessment confirmed the diagnosis of glioblastoma.

Note: This case predates the recent (2016) revision WHO classification of CNS tumors and IDH status is not available. As such, this tumor would now be classified as a glioblastoma NOS

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Case information

rID: 16135
Published: 20th Dec 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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