Meningioma

Meningioma: headache, seizure, neuro deficits, dx w MRI (extra-axial, dural tail), biopsy (whorling, psammoma/calcification)


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  • Meningioma
  • headache, seizure, neuro deficits, dx w MRI (extra-axial, dural tail), biopsy (whorling, psammoma/calcification)
  • headache, seizure, neuro deficits
  • neuro deficits
  • MRI: enhancing mass, extra-axial, under skull with dural tail. Biopsy: whorling, calcification (psammoma body)
  • WHO grade 1, arise from arachnoid cap cells
  • resection