Fatal hemorrhagic infarction of posterior fossa meningioma during cardiopulmonary bypass.

@article{Sun2012FatalHI,
  title={Fatal hemorrhagic infarction of posterior fossa meningioma during cardiopulmonary bypass.},
  author={Hai Feng Sun and Donald A. Ross},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={653-6}
}
Few publications address cardiac surgery in the presence of meningioma. Individual complications include transient visual loss from a suprasellar meningioma, hemiparesis after mitral valve replacement with recovery after resection, and non-fatal hemorrhage into a posterior fossa meningioma. The largest report of 16 patients with known meningiomas over 11… CONTINUE READING