Atypical meningioma in Werner syndrome: a case report

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Introduction: Werner Syndrome, or adult progeria, is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by a mutation in the Werner Syndrome Gene belonging to the family of RecQ helicase. Malignant mesenchymal tumours and atherosclerosis are typical causes of death. Intracranial meningiomas are frequently described in these patients. Clinical Presentation: We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11060-006-9122-4

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