Spinal meningioma

Case contributed by Dr Gagandeep Choudhary

Intradural extramedullary mass in lower thoracic region arising from the dorsal theca with prominent dural tail. This almost certainly represents a spinal meningioma.

Case Discussion

 Unfortunately histological proof is unavailable in this case, although the imaging appearances are compelling for a spinal meningioma, which is almost certainly the histology. 

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Case information

rID: 13138
Published: 5th Mar 2011
Last edited: 23rd Jan 2016
Tag: spine
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