MRI in the diagnosis of cystic meningiomas: Surgical implications

@article{Ferrante1997MRIIT,
  title={MRI in the diagnosis of cystic meningiomas: Surgical implications},
  author={Luigi Ferrante and Michele Acqui and Pierpaolo Lunardi and Raed Qasho and Aldo Fortuna},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
  year={1997},
  volume={139},
  pages={8-11}
}
Nine cases of cystic meningioma diagnosed by MRI are described. All cases were surgically confirmed. The lesion was extra-axial with a clear durai attachment. On T1-weighted images the solid component was iso-hypo-intense in 6 cases and iso-hyper-intense in 3; on T2-weighted images it was hyperintense in 7 cases, iso-intense in 2. After i.v. injection of… CONTINUE READING