Meningiomas: A Clinico-Pathological Synopsis

  • Gianni Boris Bradač
  • Ron Ferszt
  • Brian E. Kendall

Abstract

Meningiomas are frequent benign growths derived from the arachnoid cells on the inner surface of the dura mater. The cells of origin of meningiomas are most abundant in arachnoid villi, and meningiomas therefore tend to arise where these structures are most frequent.

Keywords

Adenoma Sarcoma Tamoxifen Sponge Androgen 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gianni Boris Bradač
    • 1
  • Ron Ferszt
    • 2
  • Brian E. Kendall
    • 3
  1. 1.Ospedale MolinetteUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly
  2. 2.Institut für Neuropathologie und Psychiatrische Poliklinik, Universitätsklinikum SteglitzFreie Universität BerlinBerlin 45Federal Republic of Germany
  3. 3.The National HospitalLondonUK

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