Intracranial extra-axial cavernous (HEM) angiomas: tumors or vascular malformations?

  title={Intracranial extra-axial cavernous (HEM) angiomas: tumors or vascular malformations?},
  author={A Biondi and St{\'e}phane Cl{\'e}menceau and Didier Dormont and M Deladoeuille and Giuseppe Kenneth Ricciardi and Karima Mokhtari and J. P. Sichez and Claude Marsault},
  journal={Journal of neuroradiology. Journal de neuroradiologie},
  volume={29 2},
INTRODUCTION Extra-axial cavernous hemangiomas or angiomas [(hem)angiomas] are relatively rare lesions. They usually arise in relation to the dura mater intracranially or at the spinal level. Most of these lesions have been described in the middle cranial fossa at level of the cavernous sinus. Controversy still exists regarding the exact nature of these… CONTINUE READING