volume 29, issue 6, P891-893 2015
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2015.1039491
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Karol Wiśniewski, Karolina Janczar, Krzysztof Tybor, Wielisław Papierz, Dariusz J. Jaskólski

Abstract: We present a case of a 29-year-old male with a calcifying pseudoneoplasm of the neuraxis (CAPNON) located in the region of the foramen magnum, treated successfully by complete resection. After a 2-year follow-up the patient remains recurrence free. Clinical and histopathological characterization of CAPNON is provided with special emphasis on the intraoperative and neuroradiological features of the lesion.