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CASE REPORT
Year : 2022  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 70-73

Frontal region focal meningioma mimicking ischemic stroke: A case report and review of the literature


Department of Radiology, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City, Nigeria

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Charles Oshevire Ayara
Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences, Bingham University, Karu
Nigeria
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/jrmt.jrmt_4_22

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Meningiomas typically present with gradual onset of symptoms but on rare occasions may present mimicking an ischemic stroke. The case of a 46-year-old homemaker with a right frontal region focal meningioma mimicking an ischemic stroke is presented here. A review of the literature was carried out, and the important role of radiological evaluation in resolving the diagnostic puzzle and various treatment options are also discussed.


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