Meningeal Melanocytoma

Known as: Leptomeningeal Melanocytoma, Melanocytoma of Meninges, Meninges Melanocytoma 
A usually well differentiated melanocytic neoplasm arising from the meninges. It is characterized by the presence of epithelioid, fusiform… (More)
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2005
2005
Meningeal melanocytoma was first described over 30 years ago as a benign tumour derived from melanocytes. Since then, data… (More)
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2004
2004
The authors describe the first case of an intracranial transition of a melanocytoma into a primary malignant melanoma within a… (More)
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2003
2003
Intracranial meningeal melanocytoma is an uncommon tumor that is considered benign. We formerly reported an intracranial… (More)
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2002
2002
A 59-year-old man presented with a rare intracranial meningeal melanocytoma in the left cerebellopontine angle. The patient… (More)
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2000
2000
The authors present a case of meningeal melanocytoma arising from Meckel's cave. A coal-black, vascular tumor was partially… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE To describe the neuropathologic findings in four cases of meningeal melanocytoma, a rare benign melanocytic tumor of… (More)
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1992
Review
1992
A case of meningeal melanocytoma at the foramen magnum is reported in a 62-year-old man. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging revealed… (More)
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1991
1991
The majority of melanotic neoplasms of the CNS are metastatic in origin. Rarely, a primary CNS melanoma arises from the… (More)
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1983
1983
A case of meningeal melanocytoma of the left Meckel's cave associated with ipsilateral Ota's nevus in a 43-year-old woman, was… (More)
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1980
1980
The first case in the literature of a metastasizing meningeal melanocytoma is described. The tumor, which arose at the D9-D11… (More)
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