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Fig. 4 | Hereditary Cancer in Clinical Practice

Fig. 4

From: A focused 35-minute whole body MRI screening protocol for patients with von Hippel-Lindau disease

Fig. 4

Cerebral stage. Hemangioblastoma in the left cerebellum in a 20-year-old male. Upper-row (a): 3D-T1WI with Gadolinium of our screening protocol in April 2018; Lower-row (b): 3D-T1WI with Gadolinium of an MRI brain in May 2017 in another institution. HB consisting of a contrast enhancing nodule and a cyst with surrounding edema. All three components clearly increase in dimension and are characteristic for a rapidly growing lesion. Although growth in HB is unpredictable and the patient had no complaints, given the localization, surgery was advised

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