Case 49

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell


A 48-year-old female presented with a 3-week history of diplopia, left-sided headache, unsteady gait and vomiting. On examination, the positive findings were diplopia on left gaze and mild cerebellar signs. A CXR (Image 1) followed by a pre- (Image 2) and post-­gadolinium MRI scan (Image 3) of the brain was performed.


Posterior Fossa Neurofibromatosis Type Acoustic Neuroma Thoracic Scoliosis Unsteady Gait 
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Further Reading

  1. Akeson P, Holtas S (1994) Radiological investigation of neurofibromatosis type 2 Neuroradiology. 36(2):107–110PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK

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