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Thoracic myelopathy caused by ossification of the ligamentum flavum: a report of 18 cases.
OBJECT Thoracic myelopathy caused by ossification of the ligamentum flavum (OLF) is a rare entity, most evident in Japan. The authors studied the clinical manifestations, radiological aspects,Expand
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Spindle cell oncocytoma of the adenohypophysis in a woman: a case report and review of the literature
IntroductionSpindle cell oncocytoma of the adenohypophysis is a rare tumour recently reported by Roncaroli et al. in 2002. This tumour is considered a grade I tumour by the World HealthExpand
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Recurrent Cerebellar Liponeurocytoma with Supratentorial Extension
Cerebellar liponeurocytoma (LPN) is a rare central nervous system tumour recently recognized as a distinct clinicopathological entity. It was included in the previous 2000 edition of the World HealthExpand
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Intracerebral epidermoid tumor: pathogenesis of intraparenchymal location and magnetic resonance imaging findings.
Epidermoid tumors are rare slow-growing lesions, accounting for 0.3% to 1.8% of all primary intracranial neoplasms [3]. Common locations include the cerebellopontine angle (37%), parasellar regionExpand
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Descriptive Epidemiology of Childhood Central Nervous System Tumours in Tunisia
Introduction: Central nervous system tumours represent 20% of all childhood cancers, and are the second most common group of neoplasms after leukaemias. Objective: To describe epidemiologicalExpand
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Calcified Suprasellar Xanthogranuloma Presenting with Primary Amenorrhea in a 17-Year-Old Girl: Case Report and Literature Review.
BACKGROUND Xanthogranuloma, also known as cholesterol granuloma, is an extremely rare intracranial neoplasm most commonly located in the middle ear, petrous apex, or choroid plexus. ExclusivelyExpand
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Le neurocytome central. A propos de 2 observations
Les auteurs rapportent deux observations de neurocytome intraventriculaire revelees par un syndrome d'hypertension Intracrânlenne ils soulignent la rarete de cette tumeur et les problemes deExpand
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Spinal epidural angiolipomas: Clinical characteristics, management and outcomes
Purpose: The spinal epidural angiolipomas are rare expansive processes made of mature lipomatous and angiomatous elements. They often have a benign character. Their etiology, pathogenesis remainsExpand
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[Aneurysm rupture into an arachnoid cyst of the middle cranial fossa].
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Transcortical Approach to a Huge Pineal Mature Teratoma
Intracranial teratomas are rare germ cell neoplasms occurring more often during childhood. We report the case of a huge mature teratoma of the pineal region in a 10-year-old patient that was notExpand
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