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Intraventricular rhabdoid meningioma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17433689     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Rhabdoid meningioma is a rare variant of meningioma, often found in tumour recurrences. We report a 55-year-old woman with a history of intraventricular fibroblastic meningioma, who developed headache and tinnitus 5 years after complete resection of the initial tumour. Imaging confirmed a recurrent tumour in the intraventricular location. Histological analysis revealed rhabdoid meningioma. We reviewed the literature and were unable to find any previously reported cases of intraventricular rhabdoid meningioma.
Jacqueline McMaster; Thomas Ng; Mark Dexter
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2007-04-12
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0967-5868     ISO Abbreviation:  J Clin Neurosci     Publication Date:  2007 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-05-28     Completed Date:  2007-08-31     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9433352     Medline TA:  J Clin Neurosci     Country:  Scotland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  672-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
Westmead Hospital, Department of Neurosurgery, PO Box 533, Wentworthville, New South Wales, 2145, Australia.
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MeSH Terms
Cerebral Ventricle Neoplasms* / pathology
Meningeal Neoplasms* / pathology
Meningioma* / metabolism,  pathology
Middle Aged
Mucin-1 / metabolism
Rhabdoid Tumor* / pathology
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