A Very Rare Benign Giant Osteoma in Tempero-parieto-occipital Region

  • Md Mahamudul Haque Morshed Assistant Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka
  • Uzzal Kumer Sadhu Khan Assistant Professor, DMCH, Dhaka
  • Saiful Hoque Registrar, Department of Neurosurgery, DMC
  • Titas Roy Assistant Registrar, Department of Neurosurgery, DMC
  • Hafiz Asif Raihan MBBS, Resident Phase-B,.Department of Neurosurgery, DMC
  • Asit Chandra Sarker Head of the Department of Neurosurgery, Dhaka Medical College(DMC)
Keywords: Osteoma, Tempero-parieto-occipital region,Giant

Abstract

Osteoma is a slow growing benign mesenchymalosteoblastic tumor formed by maturebone tissue. The most common site reported is the fronto-ethmoidal region andneighboring sinuses.Involvement of the temporal and occipital squama is extremelyrare. Like giant osteomas in other locations of the skull, they can reach large volumesbut are essentially benign and potentially curable by excision.The author present acase of giant osteoma in Temporo-Parieto-Occipital region in a teenage girl.

Bang. J Neurosurgery 2020; 9(2): 173-177

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2020-01-14
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Morshed, M. M., Khan, U. K., Hoque, S., Roy, T., Raihan, H., & Sarker, A. (2020). A Very Rare Benign Giant Osteoma in Tempero-parieto-occipital Region. Bangladesh Journal of Neurosurgery, 9(2), 173-177. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjns.v9i2.44896
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