, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp 35–36

Salmonella typhi abscess in a craniopharyngioma: CT and MRI

  • D. J. Shanley
  • S. M. Holmes
Diagnostic Neuroradiology

DOI: 10.1007/BF00599192

Cite this article as:
Shanley, D.J. & Holmes, S.M. Neuroradiology (1994) 36: 35. doi:10.1007/BF00599192


ASalmonella typhi abscess within a craniopharyngioma in a 28-year-old woman is reported. CT and MRI demonstration of cerebral edema adjacent to the tumor suggested an atypical presentation of craniopharyngioma.

Key words

Craniopharyngioma Salmonella typhi Abscess Computed tomography Magnetic resonance imaging 

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© Springer-Verlag 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. J. Shanley
    • 1
  • S. M. Holmes
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyTripler Army Medical CenterHonoluluUSA
  2. 2.the Queen's Medical CenterHonoluluHawaiiUSA

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