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Probable parasellar meningioma in a pregnant woman.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  424126     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
An intracranial meningioma was diagnosed in a 28-year-old woman during the second trimester of her fifth pregnancy. Similar cases in the literature are reviewed and the experience at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital with intracranial neoplasms occurring in pregnant woman during the 10-year period from January 1965 to January 1976 is reported. The management of the reported patient and the pathophysiology of meningiomas are discussed.
P D Manganiello; R C Meltz; G J Andros
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Obstetrics and gynecology     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0029-7844     ISO Abbreviation:  Obstet Gynecol     Publication Date:  1979 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-05-26     Completed Date:  1979-05-26     Revised Date:  2009-10-26    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0401101     Medline TA:  Obstet Gynecol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  43S-46S     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Meningeal Neoplasms* / radiography
Meningioma* / radiography
Pregnancy Complications* / radiography
Pregnancy Trimester, Second
Sella Turcica / radiography

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