Staff Neurosurgeon, Emory Clinic;
CNN Chief Medical Correspondent; Exec Prod/Writer of TNT's medical drama Monday Mornings
2595 days ago
this is an MRI scan of the brain. any guesses as to what you are seeing?
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It would still cause issues for the patient if it continues to grow, right? How did the removal go? Or did the patient opt to forego surgery?
seema to be an hypophyseal malignant tumor o' alongwith calcification...i also feel there's some lesion in the left temporal lobe..or may be it's the plane nd rotation o' d view
I think its lupus
a big tumor maybe a glioma?
not yours I hope.By the way thanks for all your help in Chicago.
Zeus about to give birth to Venus?
A really, really huge medical bill.
This may be a suprasellar meningioma with chiasmal compression and possible right cavernous sinus invasion. DDx Invasive Pituitary Adenoma
Brain Tumor over primary motor cortex
bleeding in the brain=stroke???
I would say a pituitary gland tumor. I had surgery 1 1/2 years ago to remove a begnign frontal meningioma the size of a softball. ALL IS WELL!!!
FRONTAL LOBE TUMOR?
A tumor the size of a golf ball...or a fetus(?)
my father had a tumor affecting the optic nerves, he lost his left field vision. and it was treated empirically as CNS Lymphoma...it worked for a few months, recovered some strength but never recovered his vision..
My sister has a glioblastoma multiforme that looks alot like this only hers is more rt. side, involving motor centers. Her Doc at UCSF says inoperable; has long tendrils, been growing a long time. She is functioning well right now but is young with young
MDACC/Dr. Rhines did great work removing 100% of a level III oligodendroglioma from top of my Wernicks in left temporal lobe. This pic is fascinating to me.
Frontal lobe tumor?
i though a meningioma would be closer to the skull, its interesting that this is right on the midline.
superior to the pons and brain stem, in this axial cut wrapped around the r carotid artery, cant see the it at the optic nerves because that is inferior to the image cut. Not very diffused because so its probably a low grade glioma. I dont think I would
I am going to find out how to scan my NF1 tumor that is said to be inoperable to you C1 or2
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