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Maria Cecilia Ong-Lingan

Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Santo Tomas Hospital, Philippines

  • Case Report   
    Atypical Meningioma with Chronic Subdural Hematoma: A Case Report
    Author(s): Maria Cecilia Ong-Lingan*

    We report a case of a 42 year old Filipino female teacher right handed with atypical meningioma and concomitant chronic subdural hematoma who presented with persistent headache associated with nausea, vomiting and sensitivity to light and loud noise. With a positive family history of migraine, no previous history of trauma, and unremarkable past medical history, patient was initially treated as a case of migraine type headache and was given Topiramate, Hydroxyzine, Flunnarizine and Metoclopramide, which did not provide relief of symptoms. Cranial MRI with gadolinium contrast showed a right parietal convexity extra axial mass with concomittant right frontotemporoparietal chronic subdural hematoma. Histopathologic examination revealed Atypical Meningioma WHO Grade II, positive for vimentin and EMA immunohistochemical staining. The mainstay treatment still for Atypic.. View More»

    DOI: 10.21767/2572-0376.23.8.001

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