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American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2017, 5(1), 1-3
DOI: 10.12691/ajmcr-5-1-1
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Rare case of Coexisting Meningioma and Glioma in Same Patient: A Case Report

Ali Al Mashani1, Neeraj Salhotra1, , Munthir Al Zabin1, Azmat Ali1 and Salim Al Abri1

1Department of Neurosurgery, Khoula Hospital, Muscat, Oman

Pub. Date: January 10, 2017

Cite this paper:
Ali Al Mashani, Neeraj Salhotra, Munthir Al Zabin, Azmat Ali and Salim Al Abri. Rare case of Coexisting Meningioma and Glioma in Same Patient: A Case Report. American Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2017; 5(1):1-3. doi: 10.12691/ajmcr-5-1-1

Abstract

Coexsiting different pathology brain neoplasm are quite rare in neurosurgery. However occasionally we come across such cases. This case is a female presenting with seizures and headache. Imaging revealed falcine meningioma and left frontal glioma. Single surgery for both lesions was unique and later histopathology confirmed the lesions. Postoperative period was uneventful. Patient was referred to radiotherapy for glioma. Patient is being followed up in OPD and is doing well.

Keywords:
coexistent meningioma and glioma

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