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A 56-year-old female presented with a rare intraosseous meningioma associated with an unusual dural defect caused by invasion of the tumor. The underlying dura mater is normal or thickened in most cases of intraosseous meningiomas. Most intraosseous meningiomas are benign histologically, but they should be extirpated before invasion into the subdural space(More)
OBJECTIVE There are various options for the treatment of vertebral artery dissection aneurysms (VADA). Treatment with stents may be an effective method to treat VADA involving the posterior inferior cerebellar artery (PICA) and dissection of the dominant vertebral artery (VA). In this article, our personal experience of the treatment of VADAs by using(More)
The case of a 56-year-old man with an ectopic pituitary adenoma is reported. Neurological examinations, neurodiagnostic imaging, surgical observation, endocrinological evaluation, histological examination, and immunohistological study demonstrated evidence of ectopic prolactinoma in the suprasellar cistern and the presence of a normal pituitary in the sella(More)
While renal dysfunction is often observed in patients following urinary diversion due to bladder cancer, there have been few studies on this subject. A cross-sectional study was performed on the renal function of ileal conduit urinary diversion patients and the prevalence and risk factors for chronic kidney disease (CKD) were examined. Patients with ileal(More)
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