publication . Article . 2017

inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the right frontal lobe

Xuejian Wang; Zhifeng Wang; Yang Chen; Ming Qian;
Open Access
  • Published: 05 Jun 2017 Journal: Chinese Neurosurgical Journal, volume 3 (eissn: 2057-4967, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Springer Nature
Abstract
Abstract Background We aim to present an unique case of inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) of the brain parenchyma and study the clinical presentation, imagine characteristic, intraoperative findings, and histopathology features of IMT in the brain parenchyma. Case Presentation A 36-year-old female with IMT come to see doctor presented with a 3-month history of progressively worsening weakness in the left upper limb along with alalia. Serial magnetic resonance imaging studies revealed a lesion within the right frontal lobe. The lesions were locally clear boundary with peripheral tissues. A right frontotemporal craniotomy was performed and the specimens wer...
Subjects
free text keywords: Pathology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Inflammatory pseudotumor, Lesion, medicine.symptom, Parenchyma, Immunohistochemistry, Vimentin, biology.protein, biology, Histopathology, CD34, business.industry, business, Craniotomy, medicine.medical_treatment, Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT), Therapy, Surgery, RD1-811, Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system, RC346-429
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publication . Article . 2017

inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor of the right frontal lobe

Xuejian Wang; Zhifeng Wang; Yang Chen; Ming Qian;