A new subtype of meningioma

@article{Akdemir1999ANS,
  title={A new subtype of meningioma},
  author={Hidayet Akdemir and Olgun Kontaş and Ibrahim Suat Oktem and B{\"u}lent Tucer and H{\"u}seyin Kafadar and Aydın Paşaoğlu},
  journal={Neurosurgical Review},
  year={1999},
  volume={22},
  pages={50-53}
}
Three patients with small meningiomas presented with diffuse cerebral edema that was out of proportion to the size of tumors. All lesions were small and no brain invasion or unusual tumor vascularity or dural sinus involvement was noted in any of the three cases. Tumor material was subjected to conventional and immunohistochemical stains. All three tumors showed benign meningothelial components, prominent formation of hyaline inclusions (pseudopsammoma bodies), and striking vascular mural… CONTINUE READING

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