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Extracranial Intraluminal Extension of Atypical Meningioma within the Internal Jugular Vein.
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PMID:  23476859     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Meningiomas represent the most common benign intracranial neoplasms, and may spread by direct extension into nearby venous sinuses, but gross spread to the extracranial venous system is uncommon. We report the case of a patient with extracranial intraluminal spread of meningioma within the internal jugular vein to level III of the neck. Review of the preoperative assessment and management is also presented.
Nizar Taki; Richard O Wein; Harprit Bedi; Carl B Heilman
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2013-02-14
Journal Detail:
Title:  Case reports in otolaryngology     Volume:  2013     ISSN:  2090-6765     ISO Abbreviation:  Case Rep Otolaryngol     Publication Date:  2013  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-03-11     Completed Date:  2013-03-12     Revised Date:  2013-04-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101576603     Medline TA:  Case Rep Otolaryngol     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  875607     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Otolaryngology-HNS, Tufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Box 850, Boston, MA 02111, USA.
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