Successful removal of meningioma of the pineal region after embolization

Masachika Sagoh, Satoshi Onozuka, Hideki Murakami, Yuichi Hirose

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A 69-year-old female presented with a meningioma of the pineal region manifesting as gait disturbance and mental dysfunction. Magnetic resonance imaging revealed a homogeneously well-enhanced circumscribed round mass of about 5 cm in diameter in the pineal region. Angiography demonstrated that the tumor was fed mainly by the bilateral middle meningeal arteries (MMAs), and preoperative intravascular embolization was performed through the bilateral MMAs using estrogen-alcohol and polyvinyl acetate. The tumor was very soft and easily totally resected via the right occipital transtentorial approach. Preoperative embolization is a very useful technique to facilitate removal of deep-seated tumors.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)852-855
ページ数4
ジャーナルNeurologia Medico-Chirurgica
37
発行部数11
出版物ステータスPublished - 01-11-1997
外部発表Yes

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Meningioma
Meningeal Arteries
Neoplasms
Gait
Angiography
Estrogens
Alcohols
Magnetic Resonance Imaging

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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Sagoh, Masachika ; Onozuka, Satoshi ; Murakami, Hideki ; Hirose, Yuichi. / Successful removal of meningioma of the pineal region after embolization. :: Neurologia Medico-Chirurgica. 1997 ; 巻 37, 番号 11. pp. 852-855.
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Successful removal of meningioma of the pineal region after embolization. / Sagoh, Masachika; Onozuka, Satoshi; Murakami, Hideki; Hirose, Yuichi.

:: Neurologia Medico-Chirurgica, 巻 37, 番号 11, 01.11.1997, p. 852-855.

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