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Extradural spinal meningiomas with intrathoracic extension. Report of two cases.
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PMID:  3244039     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Two cases of extradural spinal meningiomas with intrathoracic extension are presented. Both cases were operated on previously for spinal epidural meningiomas. The first one showed predominantly intrathoracic growth and the second, dural invasion with protrusion through the root exit. In these cases meningiomas arose from the thoracic root exit. The surgical procedure is discussed. We advise postoperative X-ray therapy in these tumors and a long term follow-up of the patients.
R Martínez; J Ramiro; C Montero; J M Perez Calvo; J Vaquero
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of neurosurgical sciences     Volume:  32     ISSN:  0390-5616     ISO Abbreviation:  J Neurosurg Sci     Publication Date:    1988 Oct-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-05-26     Completed Date:  1989-05-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0432557     Medline TA:  J Neurosurg Sci     Country:  ITALY    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  179-81     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Neurosurgery, Puerta de Hierro Clinic, Autonomous University, Madrid, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Meningeal Neoplasms / radiography*,  surgery
Meningioma / radiography*,  surgery
Middle Aged
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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