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Computed tomographic findings in metastatic dural carcinomatosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6701757     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case is presented of metastatic dural carcinomatosis associated with a thickened subdural membrane similar to those found in association with posttraumatic chronic subdural hematomas. In this case burr-hole drainage was attempted as a result of findings on computed tomography scanning that suggested a right frontal chronic subdural hematoma. However, no chronic subdural hematoma or effusion was found. The pathology, radiographic findings, and clinical features of this phenomenon are discussed.
Authors:
D D Weaver; D L Cross; H R Winn; J A Jane
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Surgical neurology     Volume:  21     ISSN:  0090-3019     ISO Abbreviation:  Surg Neurol     Publication Date:  1984 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1984-03-30     Completed Date:  1984-03-30     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0367070     Medline TA:  Surg Neurol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  190-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Carcinoma / complications,  pathology,  radiography,  secondary*
Dura Mater
Female
Humans
Meningeal Neoplasms / pathology,  radiography*,  secondary
Meningitis / etiology,  pathology,  radiography*
Stomach Neoplasms / diagnosis
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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