Val M. Runge, MD

Neuroradiology The Essentials with MR and CT

Acute and chronic vertebral compression fractures

C3 burst fracture

Oligodendroglioma (WHO grade II)

Medulloblastoma (posterior fossa PNET)

Disk space infection (L2-3)

Metastasis (breast carcinoma)

Pituitary microadenoma (prolactinoma, treated)

Pituitary macroadenoma, with invasion of the left cavernous sinus

Parenchymal hemorrhage, late subacute

Periventricular leukomalacia

Metastases (renal cell, lumbar)

Cavernous malformation

Neuroradiology The Essentials with MR and CT


ACOM aneurysm

ACA aneurysm

Ankylosing spondylitis, chronic disease

Ankylosing spondylitis, with bony ankylosis of the sacroiliac joints

Anterior and posterior fusion defects of C1

Cervical cord hemangioblastoma

Chondrosarcoma of the cervical spine

DISH (diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis) in the cervical spine

Epidural hematoma, spine, illustrating image composition

Lipoma, tethered cord, hydromyelia, block vertebrae

AVM (within the third ventricle)

Meningioma (WHO grade I, meningotheliomatous in type), cervical spine

Multiple myeloma

Migrated disk fragment

Synovial cyst

Multiple sclerosis, cervical and thoracic cord lesions

Tethered cord

Acute cerebellar hemorrhage


Acute infarction of the caudate head and lentiform nucleus

Oligoastrocytoma (WHO grade 2)

Acute lacunar infarction, posterior limb of the internal capsule

Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES), also known as acute hypertensive encephalopathy

Acute medial medullary infarct

Carotid artery pseudoaneurysm

Acute parenchymal hemorrhage, due to an underlying AVM

Septo-optic dysplasia

Left temporal lobe arteriovenous malformation (AVM)

Cholesterol granuloma

Glioblastoma Multiforme (left parietal)

Acute subarachnoid hemorrhage from a small ACOM aneurysm

Posterior cerebral artery infarct (early subacute)

Lumbar vertebral metastases

Acute superior cerebellar artery (SCA) infarction

Acute subdural and parenchymal hemorrhage, from an underlying AVM

Multiple sclerosis (cervical spinal cord)

Left MCA trifurcation aneurysm

Cholesterol granuloma, orbit

Left middle cranial fossa arachnoid cyst

Anaplastic astrocytoma (WHO grade III), CT and MR

Glioblastoma (WHO grade 4 astrocytoma), recurrent

Anaplastic ependymoma (WHO grade III), in an 18 month old infant

Aneurysm, cavernous carotid artery

B cell lymphoma

Brain metastases, melanoma

Calvarial metastasis from breast carcinoma, with hyperostosis frontalis interna

Cavernous malformation, with an associated developmental venous anomaly

Cerebellar hemangioblastoma

Cerebellar hemangioblastoma on CT

Chronic maxillary sinusitis

Cerebral abscess

Choroidal fissure cyst

Convexity meningioma

Convexity meningioma with invasion of the superior sagittal sinus and the calvarium,CT

Convexity meningioma with invasion of the superior sagittal sinus and the calvarium,MR