Spinal angiolipomas: report of a case and review of the cases published since the discovery of the tumour in 1890.

@article{Turut1999SpinalAR,
  title={Spinal angiolipomas: report of a case and review of the cases published since the discovery of the tumour in 1890.},
  author={Mehmet Turğut},
  journal={British journal of neurosurgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={13 1},
  pages={
          30-40
        }
}
Angiolipomas of the spinal canal are extremely uncommon benign neoplasms composed of mature lipomatous and angiomatous elements. A case of thoracic spinal extradural angiolipoma producing progressive spinal cord compression in a 54-year old housewife is presented and 74 previously reported cases in the world literature over a period spanning nearly one century from 1890 to the present are analysed. The 75 total cases (46 females and 29 males) ranged in age from 6 to 73 years (mean 42.7, SD 15.9… CONTINUE READING
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