Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the temporal lobe: case report and review of the literature.

@article{Grant1999SolitaryEG,
  title={Solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the temporal lobe: case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Gerald Grant and Doo Kwun Kim and Cheng Mei Shaw and Mitchel S. Berger},
  journal={Brain tumor pathology},
  year={1999},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={55-9}
}
A solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the central nervous system is an unusual manifestation of histiocytosis X. A unique case of a solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the right temporal lobe without osseous involvement is described. A 20-year-old man presented with a grand mal seizure. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated an intraaxial enhancing mass in the right temporal lobe with marked vasogenic edema. A right temporal craniotomy was performed for resection of the lesion and the diagnosis… CONTINUE READING

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