Cavernous Hemangioma of the Frontal Bone Kiyohito SHINNO 1 , Yoshinobu NAKAGAWA 1 , Keizo MASTUMOTO 1 , Kunio II 2 1Department of Neurolo-gical Surgery, School of Medicine, The University of Tokushima 2Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, The University of Tokushima Keyword: Cavernous hemangioma , Skull tumor , CT , Window width pp.1231-1235
Published Date 1986/9/10
DOI https://doi.org/10.11477/mf.1436202289
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Case: A 44-year-old woman was admitted to our department because of a painless lump on her fore-head. Physical examinations were normal except for this lump. Both laboratory data and neurological findings were normal. Plain skull radiograph showed a 4.5×5.0 cm honeycombed radiolucent defect in the frontal hone. CT scan demonstrated this lucent defect as a reticular pattern by means of changing the window levels. Moreover, invasive lesion of the inner table which could not he identified in the plain radiographs, was also demonstrated on CT.

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