Primary Calvarial Meningioma- Repaired by Acrylic Bone Cement: A Case Report

Authors

  • Khandaker Abu Talha Associate Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, Square Hospitals Ltd. Dhaka
  • ATM Mosharef Hossain Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery, BSM Medical University, Dhaka
  • Khan Asaduzzaman Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, Khwaja Yunus Ali Medical College & Hospital, Sirajgonj
  • Amer Wahed Consultant, Department of Pathology & Laboratory, Square Hospitals Ltd. Dhaka
  • Farhana Selina Specialist, Department of Anesthesiology, Square Hospitals Ltd, Dhaka
  • Paul T Henry Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, Square Hospitals Ltd. Dhaka

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/taj.v23i1.41143

Keywords:

Primary Calvarial Meningioma, Acrylic Bone Cement

Abstract

We present a lady with scalp swelling and headache. CT scan of brain showed a right parietal bony lesion without any dural or parenchymal invasion. Tumour was removed. Bony gap was repaired by acrylic bone cement. Post operative recovery was uneventful. Biopsy report of tumour was primary calvarial meningioma. This is a very rare type of CNS tumour. Only very few cases were reported before.

TAJ 2010; 23(1): 80-83

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Published

2010-06-01

How to Cite

Talha, K. A., Hossain, A. M., Asaduzzaman, K., Wahed, A., Selina, F., & Henry, P. T. (2010). Primary Calvarial Meningioma- Repaired by Acrylic Bone Cement: A Case Report. TAJ: Journal of Teachers Association, 23(1), 80–83. https://doi.org/10.3329/taj.v23i1.41143

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Case Reports