An unusual case of cervical clear-cell meningioma in pediatric age

Vural M., Arslantas A., Ciftci E., Artan S., Atasoy M. A.

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, vol.23, no.2, pp.225-229, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00381-006-0181-9
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.225-229
  • Keywords: spinal tumor, clear-cell meningioma, pediatric age, SPINAL MENINGIOMAS, VARIANT, MR
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction and background A 4-year-old girl was admitted with complaints of diplegia, right lower limb monoplegia, and left lower limb monoparesia. Cervical magnetic resonance imaging revealed an intradural-extramedullary tumor at the level of C1-C2. The tumor was resected totally. Histopathologic diagnosis revealed clear-cell meningioma.