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Rosai-Dorfman disease mimicking a sphenoid wing meningioma.
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PMID:  15805669     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A 40-year-old male presented with a single generalized tonic-clonic seizure. MRI revealed an enhancing, dural-based, left lateral sphenoid wing lesion suggestive of a meningioma. At microsurgical excision, the lesion was firm and relatively avascular. The histopathological report revealed S-100 positive histiocytic proliferation with lymphophagocytosis (emperipolesis) characteristic of the Rosai-Dorfman disease. The case and its management are discussed.
Manish S Sharma; Michelle De Padua; Ajaya N Jha
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Neurology India     Volume:  53     ISSN:  0028-3886     ISO Abbreviation:  Neurol India     Publication Date:  2005 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-04-04     Completed Date:  2005-05-18     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0042005     Medline TA:  Neurol India     Country:  India    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  110-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Surgical Neurology, The Neurosciences Center, The Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Sarita Vihar, New Delhi 110-044, India.
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MeSH Terms
Diagnosis, Differential
Histiocytosis, Sinus / pathology*
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Meningeal Neoplasms / pathology*
Meningioma / pathology*
Sphenoid Bone*

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