• meningeal
  • Cutaneous meningioma (also known as "Heterotopic meningeal tissue," and "Rudimentary meningocele") is a developmental defect, and results from the presence of meningocytes outside the calvarium. (wikipedia.org)
  • Screening
  • Meningioma screening tests, such as CT scans and MRIs, may be recommended for people who have an elevated risk of developing this type of brain cancer. (moffitt.org)
  • Currently, there are no set recommendations for how often an at-risk individual should have a meningioma screening test or which type of imaging scan should be used. (moffitt.org)
  • This includes low-dose CT scans and comprehensive physical exams, both of which play a valuable role in meningioma screening. (moffitt.org)
  • bone
  • In particular, should a meningioma spread into the bone of the skull, complete surgical removal becomes almost impossible. (reference.com)