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Leptomeningeal drop-metastases

Dr Mostafa El-Feky and Dr Bruno Di Muzio et al.

Leptomeningeal drop-metastases correspond to a CNS primary neoplasm spread inferiorly along the cerebrospinal spaces. It is usually presented as diffuse enhancing nodules along the spine and cauda equina. 

Please refer on leptomeningeal metastases to a broad discussion on this entity. 

Article information

rID: 36640
Tag: refs, cases
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • CSF seeding
  • Drop-metastases
  • Drop metastases
  • Leptomeningeal drop metastases

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Cases and figures

  • Case 1: from medulloblastoma
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