Intracranial foreign-body granuloma caused by oxidized cellulose

  title={Intracranial foreign-body granuloma caused by oxidized cellulose},
  author={Naoyuki Hara},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
This 55-year-old woman visited the hospital with a simple head injury. MR imaging demonstrated a contrast-enhanced mass on the right side of the falx. Neurological examination revealed slight mental deterioration. Hemiparesis was not present. Angiography demonstrated a typical pattern of meningioma fed by the anterior cerebral artery and middle meningeal artery. The tumour was totally removed by a right frontoparietal craniotomy on November 17, 1994. Its attachments were excised, along the… CONTINUE READING