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Neuroradiology

, Volume 38, Issue 1, pp 44–46 | Cite as

Amyloidoma of the skull: plain radiographs, CT and MRI

  • F. Hidalgo
  • C. Aguilera
  • J. L. Monfort
  • M. Reñé
  • A. Muntané
  • L. C. Pons
Diagnostic Neuroradiology

Abstract

Amyloidomas involving bone are rare. The 67-year-old man reported here had a large amyloidoma of the left frontal, parietal, sphenoid (greater wing) and temporal bones causing neural compression. Plain radiographs CT and MRI are shown.

Key words

Skull amyloidoma Computed tomography Magnetic resonance imaging 

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© Springer-Verlag 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Hidalgo
    • 1
    • 3
  • C. Aguilera
    • 2
  • J. L. Monfort
    • 1
  • M. Reñé
    • 1
  • A. Muntané
    • 1
  • L. C. Pons
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of NeuroradiologyCiutat Sanitària i Universitària de BellvitgerL'Hospitalet de Llobregat, BarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Institut de Diagnòstic per la Imatge (IDI) Centre BellvitgeHospital Duran i ReynalsL'Hospitalet de Llobregat, BarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.BarcelonaSpain

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