NM  Vol.4 No.4 , December 2013
Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma of the Neurocranium
ABSTRACT

Presented is a case of benign fibrous histiocytoma (BFH) involving the calvarium of a 25 years old lady who noticed a depression in her occiput associated with localised pain. Imaging revealed a tumour eroding through the inner and outer skull tables, closely associated with major underlying dural sinuses. She underwent complete macroscopic resection of the tumour and reconstruction of a titanium mesh cranioplasty. Histology favoured a benign process with a diagnosis of BFH of the calvarium given. At 1 year follow-up, the patient is asymptomatic and has not developed recurrence of the tumour.


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C. A. Tsimiklis and T. Morris, "Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma of the Neurocranium," Neuroscience and Medicine, Vol. 4 No. 4, 2013, pp. 267-270. doi: 10.4236/nm.2013.44038.
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