Intracranial metastatic parathyroid carcinoma: case report.

@article{Yoshida2006IntracranialMP,
  title={Intracranial metastatic parathyroid carcinoma: case report.},
  author={Seiichi Yoshida},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={2006},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={81-3}
}
BACKGROUND Although parathyroid carcinoma is not frequent, it is a slowly progressive disease characterized by frequent recurrences. A review of the literature revealed only 2 other cases of intracranial metastatic parathyroid carcinoma. We present here the case of cerebral metastases from parathyroid carcinoma that could be treated successfully. CASE DESCRIPTION This 61-year-old Japanese woman presented to our institute with a complaint of right lower-extremity weakness after hemiconvulsion… CONTINUE READING

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