Extraneural metastases in ependymoma of the cauda equina.

@article{Rubinstein1970ExtraneuralMI,
  title={Extraneural metastases in ependymoma of the cauda equina.},
  author={Lucien Jules Rubinstein and William J. C. Logan},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={1970},
  volume={33 6},
  pages={
          763-70
        }
}
A case of ependymoma of the cauda equina, presumably originating from the filum terminale in a girl aged 17 at the onset of illness, eventually developed remote metastases in the lungs, pleura, and one para-aortic lymph node. This case is compared with three other previously reported examples. The unusual features in the present instance were (1) the total length of the clinical history, amounting to 29 years; (2) the development, six years after the removal of the original spinal tumour, of… CONTINUE READING

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