meningioma

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n meningioma a tumor arising in the meninges which surround the brain and spinal cord; usually slow growing and sometimes malignant
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As pointed out by Ajit Kashyap and colleagues, and alluded to by us in the Seminar, other disease processes involving the dura mater or subdural space can give a meningioma-like neuroradiological appearance, with or without a tail sign.
At that time is was revealed that she has a meningioma brain tumor.
Neurofibromatosis type II (NF-2) is a syndrome characterized by the development of multiple central nervous system neoplasms, most commonly acoustic nerve schwannomas, meningiomas, and spinal tumors.
Primary meningioma of the middle turbinate : A case report.
Meningioma of the sinonasal tract is a rare entity.
Breast cancer survivor has meningioma.
0Rhonda Greathouse was diagnosed with a meningioma brain tumor in July.
Meningiomas Are Most Often Benign, Slow-Growing.
Sheryl Crow's brain tumor : Can a meningioma be dangerous.
Ophthalmologic ?ndings in NF2 include cataracts, retinal hamartomas and optic nerve meningiomas.3.
Earlier this year, this woman standing alone on the dock was diagnosed with a meningioma, the most common kind of benign brain tumor.
A rare primary extracranial meningioma of the neck.
According to PEOPLE, Emmy-winning actress Mary Tyler Moore will have brain surgery to remove a meningioma, a benign tumor of the lining tissue of the brain.
People who have had frequent dental X-rays may have an increased chance of developing a meningioma, one of the most commonly diagnosed brain tumors, according to a new study.
A new study says yearly common dental X-rays may raise a person's risk for developing meningioma, the most common type of brain tumor found in Americans.
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