Sunday, March 24, 2024


Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Left Parietal Glioma.

Case Summary:

52 years male from Karachi, K/C of D.M presented with complaint of single episodes of loss of consciousness 10 days back. The patient has no history of surgery, chemo radiation. On clinical examination middle age man is sitting on a chair comfortably has slightly affected working memory. MRI brain with contrast dated September 29, 2022 shows extra axial enhancing mass lesion seen in the left parietal region & no enhancement on post contrast study suggests of low grade glioma. Risks of GKSRS have been explained. Written and valid consent obtained to proceed.

Follow up Comparative Study 11-05-2023:

Patient visited the gamma knife center for first routine follow up presented with recent MRI brain with contrast dated May 10, 2023 shows significant regression in hyper intensity on T2WI with central necrotic changes seen when compared with previous MRI brain with contrast dated October 10, 2022 consistent with ongoing control of tumor.