Journal Basic Info

  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
**Impact Factor calculated based on Google Scholar Citations. Please contact us for any more details.

Major Scope

  •  Neurological Surgery
  •  Colon and Rectal Surgery
  •  Minimally Invasive Surgery
  •  Bariatric Surgery
  •  Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  •  Pediatric Surgery
  •  Gynecological Surgery
  •  Ophthalmic Surgery

Abstract

Citation: Clin Surg. 2021;6(1):3092.Case Report | Open Access

Concurrent Schwannoma and Meningioma in Thoracic Spine: Case Report and Review of Literature

Quanyu Jin1 , Zuke Da1 , Mingjie Zhang1 , Shengyu Cui1 , Hongyu Zhao1* and Xiaohan Li2

1 The 2nd Department of Neurosurgery, Sheng Jing Hospital of China Medical University, China 2 Department of pathology, Sheng Jing Hospital of China Medical University, China

*Correspondance to: Hongyu Zhao 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.3092

Abstract

In this study, we report a rare case of primary concurrent schwannomas and meningiomas arising at the level of T11 and T8 , respectively. A 39-year-old female was admitted in our department for both lower limb weaknesses. The medical history of patient revealed progressive weakness in both lower limbs and right lower limb intermittent claudication for about a half year, the symptoms worsened in recent one month that presented with flaccid paralysis of both lower limbs. MR images demonstrated the level of T11 and T8 intraspinal occupying lesions. Resection of the mass effectively decompressed the spinal cord. Histopathological examination showed that extradural mass at the level of T11 was schwannoma and intradural mass highly attached to dura matter was meningioma at T8

Keywords

Cite the article

Jin Q, Da Z, Zhang M, Cui S, Zhao H, Li X. Concurrent Schwannoma and Meningioma in Thoracic Spine: Case Report and Review of Literature. Clin Surg. 2021; 6: 3092.

Search Our Journal

Journal Indexed In

Articles in PubMed

Mesh Sprayer Device with Liquefied Mesh Delivery System: Proposed Alternative for Currently Available Meshes in Hernia Repair and Supplement to Abdominal Closure
 PubMed  PMC  PDF  Full Text
Monitoring an Ongoing Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Program: Adherence Improves Clinical Outcomes in a Comparison of Three Thousand Colorectal Cases
 PubMed  PMC  PDF  Full Text
View More...

Articles with Grants

Use of a Jig to Control Forearm Rotation and Wrist Position for MR and CT Imaging of Patients with Distal Radioulnar Joint and Wrist Dysfunction
 Abstract  PDF  Full Text
Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Gallbladder: Clinical Features, Diagnosis and Treatment
 Abstract  PDF  Full Text
View More...