Metastatic meningioma: positron emission tomography CT imaging findings

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dc.contributor.author Brennan, Cressida R.
dc.contributor.author O'Connor, Owen J.
dc.contributor.author O'Regan, Kevin N.
dc.contributor.author Keohane, Catherine
dc.contributor.author Dineen, J.
dc.contributor.author Hinchion, John
dc.contributor.author Sweeney, Brian J.
dc.contributor.author Maher, Michael M.
dc.date.accessioned 2016-07-15T13:38:49Z
dc.date.available 2016-07-15T13:38:49Z
dc.date.issued 2010-01
dc.identifier.citation Brennan, C., O'Connor, O. J., O'Regan, K. N., Keohane, C., Dineen, J., Hinchion, J., Sweeney, B. and Maher, M. M. (2010) 'Metastatic meningioma: positron emission tomography CT imaging findings'. The British Journal of Radiology, 83(996), pp. e259-e262. http://www.birpublications.org/doi/abs/10.1259/bjr/11276652 en
dc.identifier.volume 83 en
dc.identifier.issued 996 en
dc.identifier.startpage e259 en
dc.identifier.endpage e262 en
dc.identifier.issn 0007-1285
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10468/2890
dc.identifier.doi 10.1259/bjr/11276652
dc.description.abstract The imaging findings of a case of metastasing meningioma are described. The case illustrates a number of rare and interesting features. The patient presented with haemoptysis 22 years after the initial resection of an intracranial meningioma. CT demonstrated heterogeneous masses with avid peripheral enhancement without central enhancement. Blood supply to the larger lesion was partially from small feeding vessels from the inferior pulmonary vein. These findings correlate with a previously published case in which there was avid uptake of fluoro-18-deoxyglucose peripherally with lesser uptake centrally. The diagnosis of metastasing meningioma was confirmed on percutaneous lung tissue biopsy. en
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dc.publisher British Institute of Radiology en
dc.rights © 2010 The British Institute of Radiology. en
dc.subject Pulmonary meningioma en
dc.subject Lung en
dc.subject PET/CT en
dc.title Metastatic meningioma: positron emission tomography CT imaging findings en
dc.type Article (peer-reviewed) en
dc.internal.authorcontactother Owen O'Connor, Medicine , University College Cork, Cork, Ireland. +353-21-490-3000 Email: oj.oconnor@ucc.ie en
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dc.date.updated 2012-09-26T13:47:17Z
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dc.description.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.journaltitle The British Journal of Radiology en
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dc.internal.IRISemailaddress oj.oconnor@ucc.ie en


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