Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Other tumors of skin

Topic Completed: 1 September 2012

Revised: 5 April 2019

Copyright: 2001-2016,, Inc.

PubMed search: meningioma [title] skin

Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale C. Meningioma. website. Accessed July 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Nodule of scalp or vertebral axis
  • May represent erosion of primary CNS lesion through cranial vault or origin from ectopic arachnoid cells in the skin (Arch Pathol Lab Med 2012;136:208)
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