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Sphenoid Wing Meningocele

  • Martina Špero
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Abstract

At the end of April 2016, a 29-year-old female patient came to our MRI unit, as an out-hospital patient, for a brain MRI. Her only symptom was headache: non-specific diffuse headache during several years, sometimes on daily basis.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Martina Špero
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  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic and InterventioClinical Hospital DubravaZagrebCroatia

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