Solitary plasmacytoma of the frontal bone

Peker B. C., Ataızı Z. S., ÖZBEK Z.

Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society, vol.64, no.2, pp.316-319, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3340/jkns.2015.0105.001
  • Journal Name: Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.316-319
  • Keywords: Extramedullary, Plasmacytoma, Frontal bone, SKULL
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


© 2021 The Korean Neurosurgical Society.Extramedullary plasmacytoma and solitary plasmacytoma are localized neoplasms. Solitary plasmacytoma of bone consists about 4% of malignant plasma cell tumors. A plasmacytoma involving the frontal bone is unusual, and a limited number of cases have been reported. We present a rare case of a solitary plasmacytoma of the frontal bone manifesting as a forehead lump.