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Tumors of the Posterior Fossa

  • D. Baleriaux
  • G. Michelozzi

Abstract

MR imaging has a major role in the examination of central nervous structures in the posterior fossa [3, 5, 13, 23, 25, 30, 40, 42, 49, 51, 52, 65], where bone artifact seriously limits the effectiveness of CT for soft tissue evaluation. CT remains the primary modality, however, for imaging the bony structures of the petrous pyramid and skull base [26, 66].

Keywords

Posterior Fossa Basilar Artery Fourth Ventricle Arachnoid Cyst Pilocytic Astrocytoma 
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