Primary temporal bone secretory meningioma presenting as chronic otitis media

@article{Marcelissen2007PrimaryTB,
  title={Primary temporal bone secretory meningioma presenting as chronic otitis media},
  author={Tom Marcelissen and R. B. J. de Bondt and Martin Lammens and Johannes Jan Manni},
  journal={European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology},
  year={2007},
  volume={265},
  pages={843 - 846}
}
We report an extremely rare case of a secretory meningioma primarily involving the temporal bone. A 56-year old female patient presented to us with a history of a chronic otitis media and unilateral hearing loss. Diagnostic investigations revealed a tumor arising from the temporal bone without signs of intracranial involvement. Histopathological examination showed a meningioma of the secretory type. The tumor was partially resected and serial imaging at follow-up revealed no extension of the… CONTINUE READING

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