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Year : 2023  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 78-80

A rare case report of extradural cervical spine meningioma

Department of Orthopaedics, Subharti Medical College, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, India

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Areeb A Siddiqui
Department of Orthopaedics, Subharti Medical College, Flat Number 607, Durgabhagwati Residence, Subhartipuram, Meerut 250005, Uttar Pradesh
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DOI: 10.4103/jbjd.jbjd_3_23

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Introduction: Extradural spinal meningiomas of the cervical spine are relatively uncommon. The vast majority of meningiomas develop in intracranial, intradural locations, and the majority of meningiomas affect the thoracic spine. History: A 39-year-old man presented with complaints of weakness in all four limbs for the last 8 months with bowel bladder involvement. Clinical Features: The patient had spastic quadriparesis with bowel and bladder involvement with planter extensors and the presence of patellar and ankle clonus. Investigation: Histopathopathology and immunohistochemical markers were sent and diagnosis of meningioma was made.

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