Paroxysmal perineal pain resembling tic douloureux, only symptom of a dorsal meningioma

  • Pagni C. A. 
  • Canavero S. 
Case Reports


A dorsal spinal meningioma presenting with paroxysmal perineal pain as the only symptom is presented. No other such case has been reported.

Key Words

Spinal tumor paroxysmal pain 


Si riferisce su di un meningioma spinale dorsale presentatosi solamente con dolore perineale parosistico. Una simile presentazione non è mai stata descritta in letteratura.


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© Masson Italia Editori 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pagni C. A. 
    • 1
  • Canavero S. 
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Neurochirurgia, Ospedale MolinetteUniversità di TorinoTorino

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