Transjugular extension of meningioma into the mediastinum—a case report

Behbahani, M., Ahmad, F.U., Siddiqui, M.A., Stewart, W. and Alakandy, L.M. (2010) Transjugular extension of meningioma into the mediastinum—a case report. Acta Neurochirurgica, 152(1), pp. 151-154. (doi:10.1007/s00701-009-0359-5)

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Abstract

A case of a tentorial meningioma with atypical histological features invading the transverse sinus and extending along the internal jugular vein up to the superior mediastinum is described. This report illustrates one of the many ways meningiomas spread beyond the cranial cavity and the difficulty in managing such a problem.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Stewart, Dr William
Authors: Behbahani, M., Ahmad, F.U., Siddiqui, M.A., Stewart, W., and Alakandy, L.M.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing
Journal Name:Acta Neurochirurgica
ISSN:0001-6268
ISSN (Online):0942-0940

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