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Figure 2: (A) Axial post-contrast T1-weighted MRI image showing homogeneously enhancing soft-tissue mass in bilateral cerebellopontine angle extending into internal auditory canal along the course of 7th and 8th cranial nerve complex giving a bilateral “ice-cream cone” appearance suggestive of schwannomas.: (B) Coronal post-contrast T1-weighted image with a heterogeneously enhancing solid cystic mass of the nucleus of lower cranial nerve projecting in extra-axial spaces compressing and distorting left cervicomedullary junction along the course of the 9th cranial nerve toward jugular foramen. In addition, multiple lobulated enhancing masses are seen along the course of exiting lower cranial nerves (10th, 11th, and 12th cranial nerves) in upper cervical foramina. (C) Sagittal T2-weighted image with mass in cervicomedullary region as detailed above. Additionally, intramedullary T2 hyperintensity at C2-C3 level (compatible with ependymoma or astrocytoma) with intradural extramedullary neural lesion at C6 level displacing the cord anteriorly with intramedullary hyperintensity is seen

Figure 2: (A) Axial post-contrast T1-weighted MRI image showing homogeneously enhancing soft-tissue mass in bilateral cerebellopontine angle extending into internal auditory canal along the course of 7th and 8th cranial nerve complex giving a bilateral “ice-cream cone” appearance suggestive of schwannomas.: (B) Coronal post-contrast T1-weighted image with a heterogeneously enhancing solid cystic mass of the nucleus of lower cranial nerve projecting in extra-axial spaces compressing and distorting left cervicomedullary junction along the course of the 9th cranial nerve toward jugular foramen. In addition, multiple lobulated enhancing masses are seen along the course of exiting lower cranial nerves (10th, 11th, and 12th cranial nerves) in upper cervical foramina. (C) Sagittal T2-weighted image with mass in cervicomedullary region as detailed above. Additionally, intramedullary T2 hyperintensity at C2-C3 level (compatible with ependymoma or astrocytoma) with intradural extramedullary neural lesion at C6 level displacing the cord anteriorly with intramedullary hyperintensity is seen