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Incidental finding on head CT

Author: Birgit Ertl-Wagner, Munich, Germany
Body Region: Brain, and Head and Neck

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 36-year-old woman was brought to the emergency room after a motor vehicle accident with a
    short period of loss of consciousness

  • CT of the head was performed to rule out intracranial hemorrhage.
  • On bone kernel reconstructions, a lesion was noticed in the skull base.