Clinical and histological features of multiple meningiomas compared with solitary meningiomas.

@article{Huang2005ClinicalAH,
  title={Clinical and histological features of multiple meningiomas compared with solitary meningiomas.},
  author={Hongguang Huang and Ralf Buhl and Heinz Hermann Hugo and H. Maximilian Mehdorn},
  journal={Neurological research},
  year={2005},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={324-32}
}
Between 1991 and 2002, 456 patients with an intracranial meningioma were treated. Thirty-nine of these had more than one meningioma (8.6%). The mean age was 58 years (27-85 years). Sex distribution was 8.8:1 (35 female, four male). There was no associated spinal meningioma. No patient had neurofibromatosis. In 19 patients all meningiomas were removed. Twelve showed the same histology, seven had different histological features. In the remaining 20 patients only the symptomatic meningioma was… CONTINUE READING