Regression of intracranial meningioma following intratumoral hemorrhage.

@article{Almeida2009RegressionOI,
  title={Regression of intracranial meningioma following intratumoral hemorrhage.},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Paulo Cavalcante de Almeida and Rory J Petteys and D. M. Sciubba and Gary L. Gallia and Henry Brem},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  year={2009},
  volume={16 9},
  pages={1246-9}
}
An intratumoral hemorrhage within a meningioma occurs infrequently; in less than 3% of all lesions. When hemorrhage does occur, however, it is associated with a poor prognosis and significant mortality rates. We report a 66-year-old woman with a 10-year history of multiple intracranial meningiomas managed conservatively who underwent surgical resection of a… CONTINUE READING