Child's Nervous System

, Volume 9, Issue 8, pp 483–484

Ectopic meningioma of the paranasal sinuses

  • S. Kumar
  • P. L. Dhingra
  • R. Gondal
Case Reports

DOI: 10.1007/BF00393558

Cite this article as:
Kumar, S., Dhingra, P.L. & Gondal, R. Child's Nerv Syst (1993) 9: 483. doi:10.1007/BF00393558


An 11-year-old boy presented with epistaxis and proptosis. Plain X-ray revealed a bony mass in the nasal cavity. Computed tomography showed a high-density mass which at surgery turned out to be a meningioma.

Key words

Ectopic meningiomaParanasal sinus meningioma

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© Springer-Verlag 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Kumar
    • 1
  • P. L. Dhingra
    • 2
  • R. Gondal
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryG. B. Pant HospitalNew DelhiIndia
  2. 2.Department of PathologyG. B. Pant HospitalNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.Ear Nose and Throat DepartmentMaulana Azad Medical CollegeNew DelhiIndia