Education, Research & Development

Bone Case 4

Details on the Request Card

70 year old male patient with a history of Lymphoma (7yrs ago), skull vault mass and headache. Plain skull films show an aggressive hypertrophic bone lesion over the vertex. ?metastatic lesion ?solitary

Procedure

Anterior and posterior images are shown, 3hrs after injection

scan image

Questions

1) Are there any abnormal areas of uptake?
2) If so, where?
3) List some possible causes
4) Do you think this is related to his previous lymphoma?

Click here to see the answer

Return to the home page

The text is entirely the opinion of the author and does not necessarily reflect that of RUH NHS Trust or the Bristol Radiology Training Scheme. Website content devised by Paul McCoubrie.