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Large, benign osteoblastoma of the temporal bone--case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2477749     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Benign osteoblastoma is a rare tumor of bone, usually confined to the long bones and vertebrae. Its occurrence in the calvaria is extremely rare. The authors report a case of a temporoparietal lesion in a 29-year-old male. Computed tomography revealed a low-density mass, which was irregularly enhanced by contrast medium. Magnetic resonance imaging demonstrated a mass of low intensity on T1- and high intensity on T2-weighted images. Angiography confirmed the presence of a large epidural mass in the left temporal region. The tumor was excised and the pathological diagnosis was benign osteoblastoma.
Authors:
K Matsumoto; K Kakita; S Fukuma
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurologia medico-chirurgica     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0470-8105     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol. Med. Chir. (Tokyo)     Publication Date:  1989 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-11-20     Completed Date:  1989-11-20     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400775     Medline TA:  Neurol Med Chir (Tokyo)     Country:  JAPAN    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  444-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Male
Osteoma, Osteoid / diagnosis*
Skull Neoplasms / diagnosis*
Temporal Bone*
Tomography, X-Ray Computed

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