Ectopic meningioma

An ectopic meningioma (or primary ectopic meningioma) refers to rare situations where a meningioma arises outside the dura.

These can occur at various sites but usually occur in the head and neck region.

Reported sites include

Very rarely it can also arise outside the head and neck region such as 

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rID: 69211
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Primary ectopic meningiomas
  • Primary ectopic meningioma
  • Ectopic meningiomas

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