Journal of Neuro-Oncology

, Volume 100, Issue 2, pp 305–309 | Cite as

Meningeal chondroblastic osteosarcoma: case report and review of the literature

  • Emilie Romeo
  • Olivier Gisserot
  • Jean-Pierre de Jaureguiberry
  • Nicolas Desse
  • Jean-Baptiste Souraud
  • Naji Salem
  • Anthony Faivre
  • Corinne Bouvier
  • François Bertucci
Case Report


Primary meningeal osteosarcomas are exceedingly rare. We report a case of a 51-year-old man with a chondroblastic osteosarcoma treated with pre-operative embolization, surgical removal, followed by adjuvant chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Patient is alive without any recurrence 43 months after diagnosis.


Meningeal chondroblastic osteosarcoma Neurosurgery Chemotherapy Radiotherapy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Emilie Romeo
    • 1
  • Olivier Gisserot
    • 1
  • Jean-Pierre de Jaureguiberry
    • 1
  • Nicolas Desse
    • 2
  • Jean-Baptiste Souraud
    • 3
  • Naji Salem
    • 4
  • Anthony Faivre
    • 5
  • Corinne Bouvier
    • 6
    • 7
  • François Bertucci
    • 7
    • 8
  1. 1.Department of Medical OncologyHIA Sainte AnneToulonFrance
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryHIA Sainte AnneToulonFrance
  3. 3.Department of PathologyHIA Sainte AnneToulonFrance
  4. 4.Department of RadiotherapyInstitut Paoli-CalmettesMarseilleFrance
  5. 5.Department of NeurologyHIA Sainte AnneToulonFrance
  6. 6.Department of PathologyCHU La TimoneMarseilleFrance
  7. 7.University of MediterraneaMarseilleFrance
  8. 8.Department of Medical OncologyInstitut Paoli-CalmettesMarseille Cedex 09France

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