Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Other tumors of skin
Meningioma




Topic Completed: 1 September 2012

Revised: 5 April 2019

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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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