Primary extracranial meningioma of the maxillary antrum

Ahmed El-Daly, Karen T. Pitman, Berrylin J. Ferguson, Carl H. Snyderman

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A case of primary extracranial meningioma of the maxillary antrum is reported. A 45-year-old male presented with symptoms of chronic sinusitis. Imaging studies showed a soft tissue mass with calcification, filling the maxillary antrum. The mass was removed surgically, and pathological studies revealed a fibroblastic meningioma. The maxillary antrum is an uncommon location of primary extracranial meningioma, and our case is the sixth to be reported in that location.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)211-215
Number of pages5
JournalSkull Base Surgery
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1997

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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