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Brainstem glioma (10)

T2-weighted MRI (TR 2750/TE 85) of patient shown in Brainstem glioma (6) and (8), depicting a more extensive region of the tumor. Note the heterogeneous signal characteristics of the mass, with predominantly hyperintense signal areas surrounding a section of low signal on the left side. (Contributed by Dr. Herbert Newton.)

Associated Disorders

  • Medullary astrocytoma
  • Midbrain astrocytoma
  • Neurofibromatosis type 1
  • Pilocytic brainstem glioma
  • Pontine astrocytoma