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Cerebral angiogram; brain cancer (meningioma)

Cerebral angiogram showing falx cerebri meningioma with sinus occlusion. This is a relatively common neoplasm of the central nervous system that arises from arachnoidal cells. The majority are well differentiated vascular tumours which grow slowly and have a low potential to be invasive, although malignant subtypes occur. Meningiomas have a predilection to arise from the parasagittal region, cereb…