Journal of Neuro-Oncology

, Volume 38, Issue 1, pp 77–82 | Cite as

Rare combination of spinal lesions and subcutaneous meningioma in a 44 year old man

  • R. Qasho
  • P. Lunardi
  • F.M. Lo Bianco
  • M. di Stefano
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Abstract

A 44 year-old man with subcutaneous meningioma and rare combination of spinal lesions, consisting of dermal sinus and lipoma of the filum terminale. The literature concerning the subcutaneous meningioma is reviewed and the embryogenesis of these lesions is discussed.

subcutaneous meningioma dermal sinus lipoma 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Qasho
    • 1
  • P. Lunardi
    • 1
  • F.M. Lo Bianco
    • 1
  • M. di Stefano
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Neurological Sciences, Neurosurgery and Department of Pathology, La SapienzaUniversity of RomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of Pathology, La SapienzaUniversity of RomeItaly

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