Petrous Apex Meningioma

Known as: Meningioma of the Petrous Ridge, Petrous Ridge Meningioma, Meningioma of Petrous Ridge 
A meningioma that affects the petrous apex.
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
We present the case of a 50-year-old female with a 1-year history of right-side facial numbness, as well as an electric shock… (More)
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2012
2012
The petrous apex is a complex region of the central skull base that is surrounded by a number of important vascular and neural… (More)
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2009
2009
The petrous apex is the most medial portion of the temporal bone that cannot be directly examined on clinical examination. The… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The objective was to describe the relationship of anatomical landmarks required for the middle fossa approach to… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE AND IMPORTANCE Stereotactic radiation is increasingly advocated as a primary treatment option for benign cranial base… (More)
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1999
1999
A 64-year-old female presented with right trigeminal neuralgia. Computed tomography and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging… (More)
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1997
1997
Petrous apex cholesterol granulomas result from obstruction of the normal aeration of the petrous air cells and have… (More)
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1994
1994
The use of cranial base approaches to aneurysm surgery is illustrated by means of patient examples. Over a 9-year period, cranial… (More)
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1980
1980
Lückenschädel, scalloping of the posterior surface of the petrous pyramids, falx hypoplasia, falx fenestration, and tentorial… (More)
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1979
1979
When centered in the petrous apex, meningiomas behave like other neoplasms occuring in that region. The petrous apex can be… (More)
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