Meningeal melanocytoma. Report of a case and review of the literature.


A primary localized, partly encapsulated melanotic tumour broadly attached to the occipital dura and tentorium was removed from a 27 year-old woman. It recurred almost four years later in the posterior fossa and was resected again. Although grossly resembling a meningioma, the tumour lacked the histological, immunocytochemical and ultrastructural features… (More)


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