MR spectroscopy-aided differentiation: "giant" extra-axial tuberculoma masquerading as meningioma.

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Tuberculosis is common in the developing world and in developed nations secondary to increasing immunocompromise in the population. It commonly causes meningitis and parenchymal tuberculomas. We present a case of an unusual masslike "giant" extra-axial tuberculoma during pregnancy. Unusual morphology and size at imaging made meningioma a close differential… (More)

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