Other Craniocervical Tumors
Gingrass et al. (1967) reported a recurrent tumor of the left temporal area just above the zygomatic arch in a 24-year-old male which was diagnosed initially as metastatic adenocarcinoma, probably of adrenal or renal origin. The slides were reviewed and the lesion rediagnosed as a malignant nonchromaffin paraganglioma or alveolar soft-part sarcoma. The age of the patient, history of antecedent trauma and pain, and the invasion of blood vessels by the tumor favor the latter diagnosis.
KeywordsDopamine Noradrenaline Meningitis Adrenaline Calcitonin
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