Unsuspected primary pulmonary meningioma

Alfredo Cesario, Domenico Galetta, Stefano Margaritora, Pierluigi Granone

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Abstract

Primary pulmonary meningioma is an uncommon, usually benign, soft tissue tumour which has rarely been reported. We report an additional case of primary pulmonary meningioma occurring in an asymptomatic 56-year-old man whose diagnosis was only established after resection. The features of this lesion together with a review of the previous literature are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)553-555
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery
Volume21
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2002

Keywords

  • Primary pulmonary meningioma
  • Surgery

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery

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